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Constitutional right - Wikipedia


A constitutional right can be a prerogative or a duty, a power or a restraint of power, recognized and established by a sovereign state or union of states. All constitutional rights are expressly st...

Bill of Rights | Constitution | US Law | LII / Legal Information Institute


First Amendment [Religion, Speech, Press, Assembly, Petition (1791)] (see explanation)Second Amendment [Right to Bear Arms (1791)] (see explanation) Third ...

Bill of Rights - Bill of Rights Institute


Written by James Madison in response to calls from several states for greater constitutional protection for individual liberties, the Bill of Rights lists specific ...

Constitutional Rights Foundation


Constitutional Rights Foundation, social studies, civic education, lesson plans, u.s. history, elementary, high school, world history.

Mission and History | Center for Constitutional Rights


May 27, 2015 ... The Center for Constitutional Rights is dedicated to advancing and protecting the rights guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution and the Universal ...

KNOw YOUR RIGHTS - US Department of Justice

www.justice.gov/usao/mn/downloads/MN Civil Rights FINAL.pdf

One by one, rights have been enumerated by the Supreme Court as worthy of constitutional protection regardless of whether governmental interference is the ...

Constitutional Rights - Legal Dictionary | Law.com


constitutional rights. n. rights given or reserved to the people by the U.S. Constitution, and in particular, the Bill of Rights (first ten amendments). These rights ...

Constitutional Rights Origins and Travels


Explore Writing Rights. rights-aroud-the-world · Rights around the world. How have rights been expressed around the world? Explore Rights Around the World.

Constitutional Rights Origins and Travels


Roger Sherman Jul 21, 1789; House Select Committee Jul 28, 1789; House Select Committee Jul 28, 1789; James Madison Aug 15, 1789; Samuel Livermore  ...

The Constitution | whitehouse.gov


One of the principal points of contention between the Federalists and Anti- Federalists was the lack of an enumeration of basic civil rights in the Constitution.

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The United States Bill of Rights - First 10 Amendments to the ...


To help you brush up on your rights, we're giving away FREE pocket Constitutions! ... The United States Constitution: The 11th and Following Amendments.

Constitutional Rights, Powers and Duties - Constitution Society


This is an attempt to summarize most of the more important rights, powers, and duties recognized or established in the U.S. Constitution, in Common Law as it ...

Bill of Rights and later Amendments to the United States Constitution


View the original text of history's most important documents, including the Bill of Rights.