amendment

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First Amendment academic freedom
addition or amendment to will codicil
punishment prohibited by the 8th amendment to the U.S. constitution; includes torture or degradation or punishment too severe for the crime committed cruel and unusual punishment
prosecution of a defendant for a criminal offense for which he has already been tried; prohibited in the fifth amendment to the United States Constitution double jeopardy
amendment to the Constitution of the United States adopted in 1920; prohibited the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages; repealed in 1932 Eighteenth Amendment
right of the state to take private property for public use; the Fifth Amendment that was added to the Constitution of the United States requires that just compensation be made eminent domain
insurance policy, amendment to endorsement
contract, amendment to endorsement , rider
right guaranteed by the 14th amendment to the US constitution and by the due-process clause of the 5th amendment equal protection of the laws
amendment to the Constitution of the United States that imposes restrictions on the government's prosecution of persons accused of crimes; mandates due process of law and prohibits self-incrimination and double jeopardy; requires just compensation if priv Fifth Amendment
amendment to the Constitution of the United States guaranteeing the right of free expression; includes freedom of assembly and freedom of the press and freedom of religion and freedom of speech First Amendment
amendment to the Constitution of the United States adopted in 1868; extends the guarantees of the Bill of Rights to the states as well as to the federal government Fourteenth Amendment
right guaranteed by the 8th amendment to the US constitution freedom from cruel and unusual punishment
civil right guaranteed by the 5th amendment to the US constitution freedom from double jeopardy
civil right guaranteed by the 13th amendment to the US constitution freedom from involuntary servitude
right guaranteed by the 4th amendment to the US constitution freedom from search and seizure
civil right (guaranteed by the 5th amendment to the United States Constitution) to refuse to answer questions or otherwise give testimony against yourself freedom from self-incrimination , privilege against self incrimination
right peaceably to assemble and to petition the government for redress of grievances; guaranteed by the 1st amendment to the US constitution freedom of assembly
civil right guaranteed by the 1st amendment to the US constitution freedom of religion , freedom of speech
right guaranteed by the 1st amendment to the US constitution freedom of the press
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