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Articles and Amendments

Article 1
Legislative Branch
Article 2
Executive Branch
Article 3
Judicial Branch
Article 4
set up cooperation among states
Article 5
set up a way to change Constitution
Article 6
says Constitution is the highest law
Article 7
said Constitution would be approved
Amendment 1
freedom of religion, press, assembly and appeal to the government
Amendment 2
freedom to bear arms
Amendment 3
freedom to not have Government force soldiers into your home in times of peace
Amendment 4
right to privacy: unreasonable searches and seizure
Amendment 5
right to not be tried twice for the same crime (double jeopardy)
Amendment 6
right to a speedy trial by jury, with an attorney
Amendment 7
(civil lawsuits) right to, in a lawsuit that the amount is over $20, request a trial by jury
Amendment 8
right to not be given a cruel or unusual punishment
Amendment 9
right to have rights
Amendment 10
right of the state, to have the power to make decisions