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The First Amendment of the United States Constitution prohibits government interference in the rights to freedom of religion and expression. Freedom of expression covers the freed...

1st Amendment - Religion and Expression
The First Amendment to the US Constitution is the part of the Bill of Rights that expressly prohibits Congress from making laws "respecting an establishment of religion" or that prohibit the free exercise of religion, infringe the freedom of speech... More »
Ratified: December 15, 1791
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First Amendment to the United States Constitution - Wikipedia, the ...


The First Amendment (Amendment I) to the United States Constitution prohibits the making of any law respecting an establishment of religion, impeding the free  ...

First Amendment - Legal Information Institute - Cornell University


The First Amendment guarantees freedoms concerning religion, expression, assembly, and the right to petition. It forbids Congress from both promoting one ...

The first clause in the First Amendment--"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion"--is generally referred to as the establishment clause. Religious persecution was for all practical purposes universal during the 18th century, and in the alrea... More »
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First Amendment - Religion and ExpressionAmendment Text | Annotations Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting ...

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The First Amendment was written because at America's inception, citizens ... The Bill of Rights — the first 10 amendments to the Constitution — went into effect ...

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On September 25, 1789, the First Congress of the United States proposed 12 amendments to the Constitution. The 1789 Joint Resolution of Congress proposing ...

First Amendment - National Constitution Center


Amendment I Freedom of Religion, Speech, Press, Assembly, and Petition. Passed by Congress September 25, 1789. Ratified December 15, 1791. The first 10 ...

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Q: How to Cite the First Amendment.
A: Although the American Psychological Association and the Modern Language Association use different formats for many citations, both defer to "The Bluebook," the ... Read More »
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Q: When was the first amendment?
A: Freedom of Speech, Press, Religion and Petition. Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof, o... Read More »
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Q: What is included in the First Amendment?
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Q: What are the limitations of the first amendment.
A: "Congress shall make no law . prohibiting . or abridging.". Those are the limitations put in place by the First Amendment, and they are not meant to limit the c... Read More »
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Q: What are the First amendment contradictions.
A: There are many, the first amendment is basically stating that we have the right to express ourselves however we want without getting in trouble. If you were to ... Read More »
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