No soldier can stay in a house with out the owner's permission to. So in the time of war a soldier cannot just say I am a soldier and I am going to stay here. They have to be mannerable and follow the law.
The people have privacy. Unreasonable searches or seizures are not allowed without a warrant. And the warrant has to be for a reason not just for a I am going to search your house.
The government must present witnesses and evidence to prove the crime. They cannot also force someone to testify. The Grand Jury has to decide if there should be trial held.
The government can't delay a trial and keep the person in jail so that is why it is a speedy trial. Public because the government can't have secret trials. The last part of the amendment guarantees the defendant a lawyer.
Civil cases means the refers to non-criminal cases. There is a trial by jury which means a group of people hear the case and decide if the defendant is guilty or not.
If a person is arrested for a crime the judge may set a price the person can pay to be set free till trial, this is called bail. There are excessive fines in the amendment saying that a fine shouldn't be so expensive.
The ninth amendment talks about the people's rights. The right to privacy was given I. 1965 to protect the privacy within a relationship.
The federal government is the national government. Some of the powers the federal government has is declaring war, collecting taxes, and many others. This amendment introduces the the idea of powers and states.
Sets limits on when a state can be sued. That gave immunity to states from law suits from different state citizens.
Electors should meet in their right states. Then vote by ballot for the President and Vice President they want.
The amendment allows for people to be arrested and sent to prison if they are forcing someone against their will to work. Slavery is still a punishable crime.
Anyone born in the United States becomes a. U.S citizen and has the rights of a citizen. Once a person becomes a citizen their citizenship cannot be taken away. Guarantees that the states cannot take away their privileges.
No one is denied a vote. Their race, color, or gender does not matter and they cannot be denied a vote. After the civil war many amendments were added to free slaves and allow them to have the same privileges.
Congress has the power to lay and collect taxes.
Senators would be directly elected. Each state would receive two Senators. And each senator will have a term of six years.
If alcohol is made, sold, or transported the alchol is prohibited. Congress and several states can enforce the law.
Everyone can vote. No matter if you are a women or a man.
The terms of the President and Vice President end January 20 when their four years are up. Congress should meet up at least once every year on the first Monday in December. The Vice President will become President if the President dies.
No alchohal shall be transported into other states without the approval of Congress.
No one can be president more than twice. Their term ends after 4 years.
The number of electors of President and Vice President equal to the whole number of Senators and Representatives in Congress.
People do not have to pay a tax in order to vote. You don't have to pay like some sort of fee.
If something happens to the President like he is impeached or suddenly dies. The Vice President will take his place.
The voting age is 18. So when you turn 18 that is when you can start voting.
States that have Congressional salary changes can not take effect until the beginning of the next Congress session.
The Constitution to me means that I have my rights as a U.S citizen. It means that I can have my opinions on things that matter like politics and sports. It also means that when I turn the age of 18 I won't be told no you are a women you can't vote. Without the Constitution I wouldn't have as many rights that I do have now. I can talk freely, I can own guns because of these rights.