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All 27 Amendments of the Constitution

Amendment 1

Freedom of Speech, Religion, Press, Assembly, Petition

Amendment 2

Right to keep and bear arms

Amendment 3

No Quartering of Soldiers

Amendment 4

Protection from illegal searches & seizures

Amendment 5

Right's Protection of The Accused, No Double Jeopardy, Due Process

Amendment 6

Right to a Speedy Trial

Amendment 7

Trial by Jury in Civil Cases

Amendment 8

No Cruel and Unusual Punishment

Amendment 9

Unenumerated rights (the people hold more rights than those only listed in the Constitution), Rights Retained by the People

Amendment 10

Powers of the States and People

Amendment 11

States can not be sued in federal court

Amendment 12

Election of President and Vice President, Revision of Electoral College

Amendment 13

Slavery Abolished

Amendment 14

rights of citizens: 1)all persons born in the united states are granted citizenship, 2) no state can deny any person the equal protection of the laws, 3)no state can deny any person life, liberty, property without due process of law

Amendment 15

Black Suffrage, No denial of vote because of race, color, previous condition of servitude

Amendment 16

Gave Congress power to collect taxes on income

Amendment 17

People Elect the Senators

Amendment 18

Liquor Abolished

Amendment 19

Women's Suffrage, women gain the right to vote

Amendment 20

Presidential, Congressional Terms, Lame Duck -- shortened the period of time between presidential election and inauguration

Amendment 21

Amendment 18 Repealed

Amendment 22

(Presidential Term Limits) Limits the president to two terms or a maximum of ten years

Amendment 23

Gave residents of Washington D.C the right to vote in presidental elections

Amendment 24

Abolition of Poll Tax in National Elections

Amendment 25

Presidential succession, vice presidential vacancy, and presidential disability

Amendment 26

Voting Age Set to 18 Years

Amendment 27

Provides that Congress' member can't increase their salary until the next election.

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