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Congress is not allowed to create a national church

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The five liberties

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right to bear arms

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quartering act

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search and seizure

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a warrant or order must be issued by a court to authorize a search or seizure

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no person can be held for a serious crime without indictment by a grand jury.

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no double jeopardy

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no person can be forced to testify against themselves

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no private property can be taken for public use without just payment

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a person accused of a crime is guaranteed a speedy and public trial

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rights in criminal cases

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right for a fair trial

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rights in civil cases

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civil disputes are disputes between 2 or more people

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bails, fines, and punishment

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rights are retained by the people

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state's rights

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lawsuits against states

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election of the President and Vice President

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the person who receives a majority of the electoral votes for the Presidency is elected President

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Abolition of slavery

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rights of citizens

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black suffrage

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Income tax

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direct election of senators

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prohibition of alcohol

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women's suffrage

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"Lame Duck" Amendment

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repealed prohibition of alcohol

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