Presentation on theme: "Bill of Rights guarantees personal liberties"— Presentation transcript:
1 1.07 Evaluate the extent to which the Bill of Rights extended the Constitution
2 Bill of Rights guarantees personal liberties protects the people from the power of the central (federal) government, guarantees powers of the peoplethe 14th Amendment applies these liberties to the citizens of the states, the Bill of Rights originally did not limit the power of the states
3 Bill of Rights 1st Amendment, RAPPS Freedoms of Religion, Assembly, Petition, Press, and Speech (expression)Religion = free exercise clause and establishment clauseFree Exercise Clause – persons may participate in their own religionsEstablishment Clause – government may not organize a state religion or make a law that establishes a religion
4 Bill of Rights 2nd Amendment 3rd Amendment 4th Amendment 5th Amendment Right to bear arms3rd AmendmentNo government ordered quartering of soldiers except in time of war4th AmendmentNo search and seizure without probable cause or a warrant.5th AmendmentGuarantees due process (fair trial)Eminent Domain (private property can be taken for public use)Forbids double jeopardy (being tried for the same crime twice)Forbids self incrimination (being forced to testify against yourself)
5 Bill of Rights 6th Amendment 7th Amendment 8th Amendment Right to a speedy trial with an attorney and jury7th AmendmentCivil trial with a jury is guaranteed8th AmendmentNo cruel or unusual punishmentNo excessive bail or fines
6 Bill of Rights 9th Amendment 10th Amendment Explains the powers reserved to the people10th AmendmentPowers reserved to the statesPowers not delegated to the US by the Constitution of 1787 are reserved to the states
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