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Freedom of religion; speech (unless it potentially will casue physical harm); press (unless libel); petition; assembly (peaceful)
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Right to bear arms
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Citizens don�t have to quarter soldiers in times of war or peace
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The government must have probable cause and a search warrant to search and/or seize provate property
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Due process of law; suspected criminals cant be forced to testify against themselves (plead 5th) or tried 2x for same crime (double jeapordy)
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Suspected criminals must be told the charges agains them and have the right to a speedy trial with an impartial jury
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Citizens have a right to a jury trial for any case involving more than $20
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No excessive bail (suspected criminals) or cruel/unusual punishment (convicted criminals)
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Citizens have rights not listed in the constitution
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Powers not given to the national government are reserved for the states
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A citizen of one state can not sue the government of another state in federal cout
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separate presidential and vice president elections
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emancipation of slaves
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extendes the rights and privilages of citizenship to African Americans
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the right to vote can not be denied based on race/color/previous servitude
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allows congress to collect an income tax
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provided for the direct election of senators
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making/selling/transporting of alcoholic beverages is illegal
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womens sufferage
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a) declares date for prez and vp to take office (jan 20). members of congress start session on jan 2; b) if prez elect dies (nov election>death>jan20) the vp elect will become president on jan 20
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repeals the 18th amendment (the making/selling/transporting of alcoholic beverages is legal again)
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no president may serve more than 2 terms in office; or more than 10 years
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gives residents of Washington DC the right to vote in presidential elections; with 3 electoral votes
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bans poll taxes in national elections
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if the president declares in writing they are unable ot perfomr the duties of office; the vp take over as acting prez; new vp appointed by old and approved by congress
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18 year olds can vote
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If members of congress vote themselves a pay raise; it can not go into effect until after the next congressional election
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