Posted by Laruen on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 6:39pm.
Please check my project to see if it's good. LET ME KNOW IF THERE ANY GRAMMERS, OR ERRORS!!! I hope you love my project I had been working hard on this. BTW - For those teachers who don't know about my project ask Ms. Sue or check on my name to see my other post about my project.
Freedom of ….
Religion – an inalienable right
Assembly – Getting together to share ideas.
Press – make information available to people
Petition – As a United States citizen, you have the right to Petition state government and legislatures
Speech – you have the right to freely express yourself - encompassing all types of expression. Including the freedom to create and distribute movies, take photographs, paint, write songs, etc.
People can speak out against their government (if they don’t agree with something it does). They can also have the right to speak or publish their thoughts and opinions freely.
The 2nd amendment is the right of the people to keep and use bear arms. A well-regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a Free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. The second amendment means that people have the right to have guns to defend their selves, if they feel threated. This also states that the purpose of having guns is to supply police/army groups with guns to defend communities.
In the 3rd Amendment, homeowners don’t have to put of soldiers in their homes. No soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered neither in any house, without the consent of the owner, but in a manner to be prescribed by law. The government cannot require me to keep soldiers in my home.
The Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution is the part of the first 10 constitution of the Bill of Rights which protects your from unreasonable searches and servers. The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated. They can search your body, or your house, or your papers and things only to prove to a judge that they have a good reason to think you have committed a crime. If a police want to search my home, they can’t come without a warrant from a judge.
The Fifth Amendment (Amendment V) to the United States Constitution, which is part of the Bill of Rights, protects against abuse of government authority in a legal procedure. A person doesn’t have to testify against him or herself. There should be NO double jeopardy. Property cannot be taken without payment. For example, I can’t be held for a crime without a grand jury indictment.
The Sixth Amendment (Amendment VI) to the United States Constitution is the part of the United States Bill of Rights which sets forth rights related to criminal prosecutions. We all have the right to a speedy trial and an impartial jury. Right to have a lawyer. The Lawyers know the laws and how to defend a person, which is the benefit to have a lawyer.
The Seventh Amendment to the United States Constitution, which is part of the Bill of Rights. We have the right to trial by jury for civil trials. According to this amendment you have the right to a trial by jury, if it is a civil case i.e. a law case between two people or an issue. If you accused of a crime, you have a right to hear the witnesses against you.
The Eighth Amendment to the United States Constitution is the part of the United States Bill of Rights prohibiting the federal government from imposing excessive fines or cruel and unusual punishments. Excessive hail shall not be required nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted. If someone sues me for more than $20, I have a right to a trial by jury. You cannot be given cruel and unusual punishment if you’re convicted of a crime. The reason why you can’t give cruel and unusual punishment is because; the U.S. tries to be a moral, ethical, and humanitarian nation so the Constitution forbids cruel and unusual punishments.
Thank You! :)
PS - I am right now looking up the def. some of those words I menation in my project for me to understand better.
- SS7R - Bill of Rights Project Check - Laruen, Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 6:45pm
I could also put the def. for those words in ()
- SS7R - Bill of Rights Project Check - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 7:17pm
A few corrections:
2nd: their selves = themselves
3rd: have to put of soldiers in their homes. ??????
4th: protects your from unreasonable ??????
5th: Define double jeopardy.
- SS7R - Bill of Rights Project Check - Laruen, Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 8:55pm
grrrr.... man i just came back from the library to print it out
well i may the corrects then
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