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27 Amendments

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The 7 Articles

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Amendment

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First
five basic freedoms:
Religion
Assembly
Petition
Press
Speech

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Second
right to bear arms

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Third
no quartering of soldiers

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Fourth
no unreasonable search/seizure

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Fifth
no double jeopardy

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Sixth
rights of the accused

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Seventh
trial by jury

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Eighth
no excessive bail/cruel punishment

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Ninth
people retain rights not listed

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Tenth
non-federal power given to states

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Eleventh
can't sue states in federal court

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Twelfth
seperate ballots for president

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Thirteenth
slavery is abolished

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Fourteenth
all natural born have full rights

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Fifteenth
all race, creed, and color can vote

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Sixteenth
income tax amendment

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Seventeenth
citizens can vote for U.S. Senators

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Eighteenth
prohibition of achoholic beverages

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Ninteenth
women can vote

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Twentieth
president takes office Jan. 20th

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Twenty First
prohibition on alchohol repealed

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Twenty Second
limit presidents terms to two

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Twenty Third
D.C. residents can vote for president

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Twenty Fourth
anti-poll tax

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Twenty Fifth
president duties passed to V.P.

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Twenty Sixth
eighteen year olds can vote

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Twenty Seventh
no congress raises until election

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http://www.alexandriacentral.org/amendments/amendments.html

http://www.quia.com/jg/350955list.html