freedom of speech, religion, press, assembly, petitition. still had some limitations to prevent total anarchy.
Right to bear arms.
prevents troops from demanding housing.
prevents Americans from unreasonable searches without a warrant and reasonable reason.
protects the rights of the accused. can not be questioned unless in the court. can not be forced to testify against themselves. can not take property for public use unless they pay owner a fair price.
jury must be impartial. trial must be speedy. accused must be allowed a lawyer.
right to a jury trial if lawsuit is over $20.
no excessive bail or torture.
the rights of the people are not limited to the bill of rights.
powers not given to the federal government belong to the states.