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
First Amendment [Religion, Speech, Press, Assembly, Petition (1791)] (see explanation)Second Amendment [Right to Bear Arms (1791)] (see explanation) Third ...
Written by James Madison in response to calls from several states for greater
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Roger Sherman Jul 21, 1789; House Select Committee Jul 28, 1789; House Select Committee Jul 28, 1789; James Madison Aug 15, 1789; Samuel Livermore ...
One of the principal points of contention between the Federalists and Anti-
Federalists was the lack of an enumeration of basic civil
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