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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 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

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The Bill of Rights, constitutes the first 10 amendments of the U.S. Constitution.

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 ...

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 (Amendments 1 - 10)

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What you may not know about The Bill of Rights? The Founding Fathers met in the summer of 1787 to create a new form of government for these United States.

Bill of Rights and later Amendments to the United States Constitution

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

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 ...

Bill of Rights: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual ...

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Links to articles and exhibits in the Library regarding the Bill of Rights.

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The Bill of Rights
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 »