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Flashcards in US Constitutional Amendments Deck (27):
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1st

freedom of religion, speech, expression

2

2nd

right to bear arms

3

3rd

forced quartering of soldiers

4

4th

secure in their persons; must have a warrant

5

5th

right to jury, double jeopardy, self-incrimination

6

6th

speedy public trial

7

7th

>$20 is worth a trial

8

8th

excessive bail

9

9th

amendments cannot be discriminatory

10

10th

anything not in the constitutions is up to the states

11

11th

something about judicial power

12

12th

presidential election procedures

13

13th

slavery

14

14th

due process, citizenship as a right

15

15th

blacks can vote

16

16th

income tax

17

17th

something about senators

18

18th

prohibition

19

19th

women can finally fucking vote

20

20th

set dates for inaugruation

21

21st

end of prohibition

22

22nd

term limits

23

23rd

electorates for Washington DC

24

24th

can't force a poll tax

25

25th

if the president dies, the VP takes over

26

26th

voting age is 18

27

27th

reps can't have a raise unless they're reelected