US Constitution Amendments

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Can you name the amendments to the US Constitution?

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Brief summaryAmendment numberYear enacted
Rights retained to the people
Right to a speedy trial, right to legal counsel
Assures trial by jury in civil cases
Prohibits forceful quartering of troops in private residences during peacetime
Establishes federal income tax
Repeal of prohibition
Right to bear arms
Provides that pay raises for members of US Congress do not go into effect until after the next election
Establishes direct election of US Senators by the people
Prohibits poll taxes
Due process, equal protection
Rights retained to the states
Forbids excessive bail or fines, and cruel and unusual punishment
Brief summaryAmendment numberYear enacted
Right not to self-incriminate in a criminal trial
Presidential term limits
Affords voting rights to women
Abolition of slavery
Affords voting rights to citizens aged 18
Protection against unlawful search and seizure
Clarifies judicial power over foreign nationals, limits rights of citizens to sue states
Three basic freedoms
Electoral College casts separate votes for President and Vice President
Clarifies line of Presidential succession, declares new President takes office on January 20 and not March 4
States that voting rights will not be denied on the basis of race
Grants Electoral College representation to the District of Columbia
Changes details of presidential succession, provides for vice presidential replacement

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