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United States Bill of Rights

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The Bill of Rights is the collective name for the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution. Proposed following the oftentimes bitter 1787–88 battle ...

Bill of Rights - Bill of Rights Institute

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

Bill of Rights and later Amendments to the United States Constitution

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Bill of Rights - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Bill of Rights - summary

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Bill of Rights - The Really Brief Version. The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution are summarized below. 1, Freedom of religion, speech, press, ...

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

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

1791: US Bill of Rights (1st 10 Amendments) - with commentary ...

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C. The Bill Of Rights. The first ten amendments were proposed by Congress in 1789, at their first session; and, having received the ratification of the legislatures  ...

Our Documents - Bill of Rights (1791)

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Although 12 amendments were originally proposed, the 10 that were ratified became the Bill of Rights in 1791. They defined citizens' rights in relation to the ...

Bill of Rights legal definition of Bill of Rights

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Definition of Bill of Rights in the Legal Dictionary - by Free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. What is Bill of Rights? Meaning of Bill of Rights as a legal ...

Bill of Rights - Scholastic

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The first 10 Amendments to the Constitution are called the Bill of Rights. The Bill of ... The First Amendment protects the rights of every American. It defines the ...

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On September 25, 1789, the First Federal Congress of the United States proposed to the state legislatures twelve amendments to the Constitution. The first two, concerning the number of constituents for each... More »
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Bill of Rights Transcript Text

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The ratified Articles (Articles 3–12) constitute the first 10 amendments of the Constitution, or the U.S. Bill of Rights. In 1992, 203 years after it was proposed, ...

Bill of Rights and the Amendments to The Constitution < 1786-1800 ...

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Bill of Rights and the Amendments to The Constitution. The Ten Original Amendments: The Bill of Rights. Passed by Congres September 25, 1789. Ratified ...

The Bill of Rights: Its History and its Significance

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This page includes an essay on the history of the Bill of Rights, a listing of the rights (included rejected rights), questions for discussion, images, and other ...