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Discussing that the first 10 amendments are protected and violated on a daily basis
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Implementing the Tenth Amendment: State Sovereignty Resolution

The 10th amendement makes sure that rights for your state are protected and reservered to the people. It explains how legiators are doing what they can to ensure this right of the Constitution.

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Jack Kevorkian: Born-Again Ninth Amendment Activist

Jack Kevorkian: Born-Again Ninth Amendment Activist | Chapter 5 Bill of Rights Mini-Project Nigro | Scoop.it

Dr. Kevorkians rights of the 9th amendment were supposedly violated

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This Is So Not Over « The Stanford Progressive

This Is So Not Over « The Stanford Progressive | Chapter 5 Bill of Rights Mini-Project Nigro | Scoop.it

This article explains how a women wants the rights she has of the 8th amendment to be promised by the Constitution. She explains how  Occupy Wall Street was disassstrous as governemnt officials were violent against protestors. The gorvernment is doing all they can to protect the rights of citizens.

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Pop "Blog" Culture: How Toll Authorities Violate the 7th Amendment

The Constitutions gauranteed rights were violated in an incident where toll authorities specifically violated the seventh amendment. She is asking for her seventh amendment rights by the law firm and to drop charges.

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Ruling in trucker's suit goes to Barta, deputies

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Arencibia stated that her constitution rights were violated including the sixth amendment. She made this claim and issued it to governemnt officials.

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Prosecutors Demand Laptop Password in Violation of Fifth Amendment | Electronic Frontier Foundation

Prosecutors Demand Laptop Password in Violation of Fifth Amendment | Electronic Frontier Foundation | Chapter 5 Bill of Rights Mini-Project Nigro | Scoop.it

Fricosu was told she had to type in the password of an encryped laptop she owned. EFF told the court it violated the fifth amendment of the Constitution because it was forcing her to become a witness against herself.

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Fourth Amendment Defined & Explained

The fourth amendment is is designed to protect privacy of citizens. It doesn't allow law enforcement to have unreasonable and random searches and seizures unless probably cause. Citizens are allowed to be secure within their property and are protected by the Constitution.

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Constitutional protection for the home

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The third amendment guarantees protection for the home. It's a "special protection under the Constitution." The Constitution makes sure that the third amendment is being protected from quartering soldiers who try to invade home owners' property without reason.

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Gun-carry reciprocity act is long overdue

Gun-carry reciprocity act is long overdue | Chapter 5 Bill of Rights Mini-Project Nigro | Scoop.it

The second amendment is protecting the rights of US citizens. House of Representatives has voted on protecting the people who acquire guns from being deprived by the freedom of traveling from one state to another.

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Justices Reject Ban on Violent Video Games for Children

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Justices reported that videogames were subjected to protect the First amendment. Literary devices in the virtual world are protected as well. The article explains violent videogames are obscene and they are doing all they can to protect the First Amendment and the childeren vulnerable from seeing violence.

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Obama vs. the 10th Amendment

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Obama violated the 10th amendment by "implementing health care services."

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Stop the Violation of the 9th Amendment

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People are petitioning  the US government to allow same sex marriages within the states. The 9th amendment ensures protection between same sex marraiges, its indeed a right protected by the Constitutional rights.

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Cruel and Unusual Punishment under the Eighth Amendment

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In the case Roper vs Simmons, the governemnt violated the eighth amendment by executing a man for a crime he commited when he was a minor. Also he was a mentally retarted person, and being executed would also be another violation of the constitutional rights.

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Newt Gingrich - Big Government Tort Refomer | InjuryBoard Kansas City

Newt Gingrich - Big Government Tort Refomer | InjuryBoard Kansas City | Chapter 5 Bill of Rights Mini-Project Nigro | Scoop.it

Conservatives understand the importance and reasoning of the protections of the 7th amendment. A civil jury trial protects "check and balance again corporates" and "government intrusion."

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Sexual abuse trial postponed; new date not set

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Michael Goodale used his speedy trial right. This is part of the sixth amendment that guarantees protection for citizens. He enjoys the rights of a fair and public trial.

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Fifth Amendment | LII / Legal Information Institute

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The fifth amendment protects criminal defendents from testifying if self incriminated. As well as this they are guaranteed protection in Double Jeopardy cases by protecting harrassment by an individual and if the state puts the defendent through many personal issues.

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Erowid Law Vaults : Supreme Court : Limiting Police Searches of Vehicles (Arizona v. Gant, 07-542)

In court cases, such as Arizona vs. Gant, it was said that law enforcement violated the fourth amendment by searching their car without probable cause. He was pulled over for a traffic offense and put in cuffs, but police took it further and searched the vehicle and compartments later to find drugs.  

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The Volokh Conspiracy » A Real Live Violation of the Third Amendment

The Volokh Conspiracy » A Real Live Violation of the Third Amendment | Chapter 5 Bill of Rights Mini-Project Nigro | Scoop.it

In World War 2 , the United States violated the third amendment of the Constitution by quartering soldiers in private homes at the Aleutian Islands. They were forcibly removed from their shelters and were victimized to unhealthy camps. The soldiers process in raiding their homes violated the third amendment during this wartime.

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NRA-ILA :: NRA Files Suit Against Washington State for Second Amendment Violations

NRA filed a suit against the state of Washington. They said that they violated  the second amendment by allowing firearms to be owned to non-United states citizens belonging to the US. Everyone has equal protection under the law, and their can be consequences such as seizures of their firearms and arrested if owning one illegally.

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Court Rules That Mississippi School Violated First Amendment Rights Of Lesbian Student

Court Rules That Mississippi School Violated First Amendment Rights Of Lesbian Student | Chapter 5 Bill of Rights Mini-Project Nigro | Scoop.it

A lesbian couple in Mississippi was not allowed to attend prom because of her sexuality. The couple stated that it violataed their rights as a citizen, more specifically refferring to the first amendment. The school then allowed them to attend prom, realizing they were violating their religious freedoms included in the first amendment.

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