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Flashcards in Bill of Rights Deck (10):
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Freedom of religion, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, peaceful assembly; right to a redress of grievances

Amendment 1

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A well regulated militia, the right for people to keep and bear arms

Amendment 2

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No soldier shall be quartered in any house without consent of the owner in peace time

Amendment 3

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No searching or seizing without a warrant, no warrants without probable cause


Amendment 4

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You do not have to incriminate yourself. Eminent Domain


Amendment 5

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Right to a speedy and public trial by an impartial jury


Amendment 6

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Any controversy where the value shall exceed $20 the right to a trial by jury shall be preserved but sone in Small claims court


Amendment 7

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Excessive bail shall not be required nor excessive fines. nor cruel or unusual punishments should be inflicted


Amendment 8

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Nothing written in the Constitution can be used to cancel amendments to it


Amendment 9

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The powers delegated to the US by the constitution are reserved to the states respectively or to the people


Amendment 10