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English Bill of Rights Comparison Name:__________________________ Date:___________________________ Introduction: The English Bill of Rights was a document signed by England’s rulers in 1689 that protected the rights of the people and Parliament. The document lists grievances against the crown as well as the specific rights held by the people and Parliament. Directions: Below, you will find 8 rights listed in the English Bill of Rights. Your job is to first decide what each statement from the Bill of Rights means and describe it in your own words. Then you must compare the right to the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights and state where the same idea can be found in the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Declarations from the English Bill of Rights 1689 What does it mean? (In your own words) Where can you find this same right in the U.S. Constitution and the Bill

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