Freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly, petition
Right to bear arms
No quartering of soldiers
Prohibits unreasonable search and seizure
Rights of the accused, no self-incrimination, "due-process" clause
Right to a speedy and public trial
Right to sue with a jury in civil cases
No Cruel and Unusual Punishment
People's rights are not limited to those in the Constitution.
State's rights are not limited to those in the Constitution
Limits on suits against states
Revision of electoral college
Ex-slaves are made citizens, "equal protection" clause, "due-process" applied to states
African-Americans allowed to vote
Authorizes federal income tax
Requires popular election of senators
Prohibition (of alcohol)
Women's right to vote
Federal terms of office begin in January, Congress meets at least once a year, Emergency Presidential succession
Two-term limit for Presidents
Right to vote for president in DC
Prohibits poll tax in federal elections
Voting age lowered to 18
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