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27 Cards in this Set

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1st Amendment
Freedoms of religion, speech, press, petition, and assembly
2nd Amendment
Right to bear arms
3rd Amendment
Quartering soldiers in private homes
4th Amendment
Searches and seizures; warrants
5th Amendment
Procedural rights
6th Amendment
Rights of accused in criminal prosecutions
7th Amendment
Right to trial by jury in civil cases
8th Amendment
Excessive bail & fines; cruel & unusual punishment
9th Amendment
Unenumerated rights retained by the people
10th Amendment
Powers reserved to the states or to the people
11th Amendment
Immunity of states to foreign suits
12th Amendment
Revision of presidential election procedures
13th Amendment
Abolition of slavery
14th Amendment
Citizenship, state due process, state equal protection
15th Amendment
Racial suffrage
16th Amendment
Federal income tax
17th Amendment
Direct election to the United States Senate
18th Amendment
Prohibition of alcohol
19th Amendment
Women's suffrage
20th Amendment
Term Commencement for congress (January 3) and president (January 20)
21st Amendment
Repeal of Eighteenth Amendment; state and local prohibition permitted
22nd Amendment
Presidential term limit
23rd Amendment
Representation of Washington, DC in Electoral College
24th Amendment
Suffrage and prohibition of poll taxes
25th Amendment
Presidential disabilities
26th Amendment
Age suffrage
27th Amendment
Variance of congressional compensation