protectsthe peoples right to practice religion, to speak freely, to assemble (meet), to address the government and of the press to publish
protects the right to own guns. There is debate whether this is a right that protects the state, or a right that protects individuals.
protects the people from the government improperly taking property, papers, or people, without valid warrant based on probable cause (good reason).
protects people from being held for committing a crime unless they are properly indicated, that they may not be tried twice for the same crime, that you need not to be forced to testify against yourself, and from property being taken without just compensation. it also contains due process guarantees.
guarantees a speedy trial, an impartial jury, that the accused can confront witnesses against them, and that the accused must be allowed to have a lawyer
guarantees a jury trial in federal civil court cases. this type of case is normally no longer heard in federal court
states that people's rights are not limited to just those listed in the Constitution.
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people.
clearly defines jurisdiction of supreme court over a suit brought against a state by a citizen of another state
redefines how the President and Vice-President are chosen by the Electoral College, making the two positions cooperative, rather than first and second highest vote-getters. It also ensures that anyone who becomes Vice-President must be eligible to become President.
ensures that all citizens of all states enjoyed not only rights on the federal level, but on the state level too. it removed the three-fifths counting of slaves on the census. it ensured that the US would not pay the depths of rebellious states. it also had several measures designed to ensure the loyalty of legislators who participated on the confederate side of the civil war
Allows the federal government to collect income tax without regard to the population of the states
shifted the choosing of senators from the state legislature to the people of the states.
"set new start dates for the terms of the Congress and the President, and clarifies how the deaths of Presidents before swearing-in would be handled."- graves middle school
set a limit on the number of times a President could be elected - two four-year terms. It has one exception for a Vice-President who assumes the Presidency after the death or removal of the President, establishing the maximum term of any President to 10 years.
clarifies even further the line of succession to the Presidency, and establishes rules for a President who becomes unable to perform his duties while in office.
requires that any law that increased the pay of legislators may not take effect until after an election.
to moisten foods while they are cooking by brushing them with butter, juice from the meat, or other sauces.
food is dipped into a sticky liquid, such as eggs, and then coated with cracker crumbs, bread, or flour