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Amendment 1

Freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly, and petition.

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Amendment 2

Right to bear arms.

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Amendment 3

Citizens do not have to house soldiers.

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Amendment 4

No unreasonable search or seizure.

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Amendment 5

No double jeopardy or no witness against yourself.

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Amendment 6

Rights of the accused in criminal cases.

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Amendment 7

Trial by jury.

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Amendment 8

No excessive bail or cruel punishment.

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Amendment 12

Separate ballots for president and vice president.

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Amendment 13

Abolish slavery.

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Amendment 14

If you are born or naturalized in the U.S. then you are a citizen of the U.S.

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Amendment 15

You cannot prevent a person from voting because of race, color, or creed.

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Amendment 16

Income tax.

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Amendment 19

Women get the right to vote.

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Amendment 22

President can only serve two terms.

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Amendment 23

Washington D.C. residents can vote for president.

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Amendment 26

18 year olds get to vote.