The First Amendment (Amendment I) to the United States Constitution prohibits
the making of any law respecting an establishment of religion, impeding the free
The First Amendment guarantees freedoms concerning religion, expression,
assembly, and the right to petition. It forbids Congress from both promoting one ...
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Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or
Amendment I Freedom of Religion, Speech, Press, Assembly, and Petition.
Passed by Congress September 25, 1789. Ratified December 15, 1791. The first
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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
Amendment 1 of the United States Constitution. ... Amendment 1 - Freedom of
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"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or
prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the