supporters of the constitution) and anti feds (personal libs and states rights). 1 -
Freedom of religion (clauses = establishment clause - no established religion, free
excersize clause – practice religion as you wish). 2 – Right to bear arms. 3 – No
quartering of troops in private homes.
– no unreasonable search and seizures
(warrant not required if you give consent, probable cause, in clear view, arrested.
– No self incrimination (don’t have to take the stand and testify against
yourself), Double jeopardy, No coersion of confessions (Miranda rights), due
process, take property for public use for just compensation (state and fed right).
– Right to council (Gideon vs. weinwright), speedy and just trial by a jury of
your peers, know your accusations, know your accusers, witnesses on your
behalf (character witness), right to trial by jury.
– no cruel and unusual
punishment, excessive bails/fines.
the fed government are reserved for the states and people). Article 4 – full faith and
credit (state laws recognized in other states, extradition. Article 5 – proposal stage
(2/3ds majority, proposed by both bodies of congress), states must approve ratification
of amendment. Article 6 – supremacy clause. Article 7 – 9 of 13 states must approve
the constitution. Article 12 – president chosen by the house, senate chooses vice. Post
civil war amendments (13, 14, 15) 13 – outlaw slavery, 14 – citizenship for blacks, 15 –
voting for black males over the age of 21, poll taxes imposed, literacy tests, property
taxes, grandfather clause (if grandfather voted before the civil war then you can vote –