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US United States Amendments
Choose your own religion
Express your opinion
Report the facts
Hold a meeting
Complain about the govenment
Carry a gun
Decide who can live in your house
Security (searches and seizures)
Charges must be made in a timely manner.
You don't have to testify against yourself.
Your spouse doesn't have to testify against you.
Hear what you're accused of
Know what the witnesses say
Know what the evidence is against you
Once you are tried, you can't be tried again.
The time must fit the crime, and so does the amount of bail.
Civil rights are your rights by law as stated by the Constitution.
Any right not in the Constitution becomes a state right.
Gave blacks the right to vote
Said slavery was illegal
Made poll taxes illegal
Made it illegal to:
Made amendment 18 null and void.
Gave women the right to vote
Says you can vote at 18