The Bill of Rights

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  1. Amendment 1
    Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, abridging the freedom of speech, or of press, or of the right of the people peaceably to assemble and to petition the government for a redress of grievances
  2. Amendment 2
    The right of the people to keep and bear arms
  3. Amendment 3
    No soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house without the consent of the owner, nor in time of war, but in a manner to be prescribed by law
  4. Amendement 4
    The right of the people to be secure against unreasonable searches and seizures.
  5. Amendment 5
    No person shall be held to answer for a crime unless on an indictment by a grand jury, except of the cases of navy and military. Nor shall any person be tried for the same crime twice. Nor shall one be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself. nor shall private property be taken for public use without compensation
  6. Amendment 6
    The right to a fair, speedy and public trial by an impartial jury of ones' peers in the state in which the crime was committed.
  7. Amendment 7
    In civil cases exceeding 20 dollars, the right of trial by jury is preserved and the case shall not be re-examined in any court
  8. Amendment 8
    Excessive bail shall not be required nor excessive fines imposed nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted
  9. Amendment 9
    The enumerated powers of the constitution shall not be sontrued to deny or disparage others retained by the people
  10. Amendment 10
    The powers no delegated to the United States by the Constitution, are reserved to the states respectively, or the people
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The Bill of Rights
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