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Constitutional Amendments

description of constitutional amendments
1st amendment
protection of speech, religion, press, and petitiion.
5th amendment
right to due process under the law
6th amendment
rights to a jury trial
13th amendment
abolished slavery
14th amendment
guarenteed citizenship to all persons born or naturalized in the United States to due process under the law
15th amendment
prevents government from prohibiting any U. S. citizen the right to vote
19th Amendment
Right of women to vote
18th amendment
prohibits production, sale, transportation of alcoholic beverages
21st amendment
repeals 18th amendment
26th amendment
lowers voting age from 21 to 18