freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition
Right to bear arms
No unreasonable searches or siezures
right to grand jury, indictment, no double jeopardy, freedom from self-incrimination, due process of law
No quartering of Soldiers
Right to a fair, speedy trial
Right to a trial by jury in civil cases
Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.
Citizens entitled to rights not listed in the Constitution
powers not given to the United States are given to states or people
Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are citizens and are guaranteed equal protection of the laws
This amendment granted black men the right to vote.
Prohibited the manufacture, sale, and distribution of alcoholic beverages
gave women the right to vote
repealed the 18th amendment
eliminated the poll tax as a voting requirement
lowered the voting age to 18
Congressional pay raises
seperation of church and state
the situation in which government may not favor any religion or establish an official state religion
Power of a government to take private property for public use
due process of the law
this term refers to anyone being accused of a crime being entitled a fair hearing or trial
putting someone on trial for a crime of which he or she was previously acquitted
Involves a detailed study of a single individual or a small group of individuals.
Supreme Court ruled that armbands are a form of speech protected by the 1st amendment
Supreme Court ruled that the Nazis had the right to freedom of expression
an act that conveys a political message
the right to vote
money paid in order to vote
An idea that no individual or group may receive special privileges from nor be unjustly discriminated against by the political authority of the legal system
the act of segregating or sequestering
Plessy v. Ferguson
Seperate but equal
Brown v. Board of Education
black kid who tried to enroll in white school, supremes decided that separate but equal was inherently unequal and ruled public school segregation unconst.
Remedial action designed to overcome the effects of discrimination against minorities and women.