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30 terms · Bill of Rights

Charges

An accused person has the right to know the _?_ against him.

Excessive

The 8th Amendment states that there can be no _?_ bail.

Jury

In a civil trial, both sides have the right to a _?_ trial.

Reserved

The Tenth Amendment is sometimes called the "_?_ power amendment".

Accused

The Sixth Amendment deals with the rights of the _?_.

States

Powers not delegated to the federal goverrnment are therefore reserved for the _?_.

Rights

American citizens have more _?_ than are stated in the Constitution.

Quartering

No _?_ of troops during peace time.

Grand

No person shall be tried in a federal court for a capital offense unless they have been formally accused by a _?_ jury.

Jeopardy

The Fifth Amendment deals with "no double _?_".

Ten

The Bill of Rights consists of the first _?_ amendments.

Speedy

An accused person has the right to a fair and _?_ trial.

Petit

A _?_ jury hears the evidence presented by both sides at a trial and renders a verdict.

Freedom

The First Amendment is known as the _?_ Amendment.

Unusual

The Eighth Amendment deals with no "cruel or _?_ punishment inflicted".

Bear

The right of the people to keep and _?_ arms.

Incrimination

The Fifth Amendment indicates "no self-_?_".

Witnesses

An accused person has the right to "obtain _?_ in his favor."

Due Process

Without _?_, Life, liberty and property cannot be taken away.

Warrant

Judges or magistrates can issue a _?_ - meaning a court document indicating the offense committed.

Seizure

The Fourth Amendment deals with unreasonable search and _?_.

Probable Cause

In order to get a warrant, the official must have what?

Bail

_?_ is the money given to the courts in order to guarantee the accused will show up for the trial.

Twice

No person can be tried _?_ for the same crime.

States

The Tenth Amendment deals with _?_ and people's rights.

Religion

Under the First Amendment, Congress cannot establish an official _?_.

Militia

A citizen's army under the Second Amendment is called a what?

Eminent Domain

_?_ gives the government power to take away a person's property in exchange for a fair price on that land.

Assembly

The five freedoms under the First Amendment are speech, religion, press, petition and _?_.

Attorney

An accused person has the right to an _?_.

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