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Bill of Rights

The Bill of Rights is what protecks are right as natural born Americans and other freedoms that we are not born with.

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Repeal the 17th Amendment? Some Candidates Back the Idea - News - ABA Journal

Repeal the 17th Amendment? Some Candidates Back the Idea - News - ABA Journal | History project | Scoop.it
What is the 17th Amendment, and why are some candidates backing its repeal? “Quick, what's the 17th Amendment?” Cato Institute vice president Gene Healy wrote in a column earlier this year for the Washington Examiner.
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GOP lawmaker: Full-body scanners violate Fourth Amendment - The Hill's Blog Briefing Room

GOP lawmaker: Full-body scanners violate Fourth Amendment - The Hill's Blog Briefing Room | History project | Scoop.it
A GOP lawmaker said Tuesday the full-body scanners now employed by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) violate the Fourth Amendment to the constitution, which protects against...
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The 19th amendment that gave women the right to vote, 90 years on

The 19th amendment that gave women the right to vote, 90 years on | History project | Scoop.it
Richard Adams: Celebrating 90 years since the ratification of the 19th amendment guaranteeing American women the right to vote...
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US Supreme Court limits Sixth Amendment right to legal counsel

US Supreme Court limits Sixth Amendment right to legal counsel | History project | Scoop.it
On May 26, the US Supreme Court handed down an anti-democratic ruling in the case Montejo v. Louisiana which weakens the Sixth Amendment’s guarantee of the right to legal counsel.
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The 2nd Amendment

This is from an episode of Penn & Teller's Bullsh*t on Gun Control. It explains the 2nd Amendment in simple terms.
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Republican Candidates Call for Repeal of Seventeenth Amendment

Republican Candidates Call for Repeal of Seventeenth Amendment | History project | Scoop.it
One of the clearest measures of anti-Washington feeling this election year is the attack on a little-remembered, century-old amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
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6th Amendment Confrontation Rights Take a Blow in the 10th Circuit

6th Amendment Confrontation Rights Take a Blow in the 10th Circuit | History project | Scoop.it
The 6th Amendment's confrontation clause took a hit in the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals case of U.S. v. Pablo. The case originating in New Mexico...
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19th Amendment — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts

19th Amendment — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts | History project | Scoop.it
Ratified on August 18, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution granted American women the right to vote in national and local elections.
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4th Amendment

A 21 yera old man was arested for disorderly conduct and sued for violating the 4th amendment

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