protects 5 basic rights: a. religion, b. freedom of speech, c. press, d. peacefully assemble, e. petition the government
right to bear arms
Gives freedom from the need to quarter in any house without the owner's consent.
Protection from unreasonable searches and seizures
1. no person held for crime and tried twice, 2. No one can be a witness against himself, 3. Nor deprived of life, liberty, or property w/out due process of law, 4. Nor shall private property be taken from public use, 5. And will face a grand jury if they commit a capital crime.
1. Speedy and public trial, 2. To have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, 3. to be informed of accusation, 4. to have the assistance of counsel for his defense.
Protects right to have a trial jury and no fact should be re-examined.
Right from excessive bail and cruel and unusual punishment
Guarantees the enumeration in the Constitution of certain rights that should not be denied.
The power not reserved for Federal Government is given to the states