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Bill of RIghts- Scenarios

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The Buffalo News runs and expose on the Byron Brown administration
1st Amendment freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition
NY State adds a third essay to the Regents US History & Government Exam
10th Amendment powers not given to the United States are given to states or people
A man is sentenced to 25 years to life for stealing a pack of gum
8th Amendment Prohibits excessive fines and excessive bail, as well as cruel and unusual punishment
An Amherst youth refuses to allow police to search his home
4th Amendment No unreasonable searches or siezures
Mr. Jones decides to vacation in beautiful Lackawanna
9th Amendment rights not mentioned in the constitution belong to the people
Mr. Kisker brings his semi automatic rifle to a hunting camp
2nd Amendment Right to keep and bear arms
Mr. Goss asks to speak to his attorney after being picked up for loitering in Deleware Park
6th Amendment Protects the right to have a fair and speedy public trial by jury, including the rights to be notified of the accusations, to confront the accuser, to obtain witnesses and to retain counsel
Mr. Murray has the right to not testify against himself in a court of law
6th Amendment Protects the right to have a fair and speedy public trial by jury, including the rights to be notified of the accusations, to confront the accuser, to obtain witnesses and to retain counsel
Mr. Spielberger refuses to allow the National Guard to stay at his log cabin for the winter
3rd Amendment government may not require people to house soldiers during peacetime
Mr. LaFauve decides to sue his roofing company for damages after the recent heavy rains and winds
7th Amendment Right to a trial by jury in civil cases
Ms.Geoergen, cleared of all charges in the Great BUffalo Baking MIshap of 2011, cannot be put on trial for the same offense again
5th Amendment right to grand jury, indictment, no double jeopardy, freedom from self-incrimination, due process of law