History

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History
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2012-01-21 21:16:32
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  1. The Bill of Rights expressively forbids...
    • Unwarranted searches
    • Double jeopardy
    • Cruel and unusual punishment
  2. Since the Constitution was ratified it has been amended...
    Fewer than thirty times
  3. Before an amendment is sent to the states it must be approved by...
    2/3rds of both houses of Congress.
  4. The Bill of Rights bar all of the following exept.

    a. self-incrimination b. trial by jury


    c. exessive bail d. unreasonable searches
    b. trail by jury
  5. If a newspaper was prevented by the government from publishing an article te criticized the government, it could charge its rights where being violated under the_____
    1st Amendment
  6. The Bill of Rights includes
    The right to jury trials in criminal cases.
  7. For an amendment to be added to the Constitution______of the states must approve it.
    3/4ths
  8. In the case of Gideon v Wainright, the Supreme court decided that...
    All of those accused of crimes were entitled to a lawyer if te could not afford one themselves
  9. A court can interpret a law or rule on its con

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