2Do prisoners deserve rights, why or why not? Do NowDo prisoners deserve rights, why or why not?
3InformationAmendments continueQuiz this weekProject coming
4Current Events Northern White Rhino - dies at San Diego zoo Sandy Hook families sue- suing gun manufacturerthat made the type of gunused- How does that work?Northern White Rhino- dies at San Diego zoo- only 5 remaining in theworld
5Do prisoners deserve rights, why or why not? Do NowDo prisoners deserve rights, why or why not?
65th Amendment – Due Process Based on Magna CartaDeprivation of life, liberty,property without dueprocess of law- government must followrules- cannot skip trials- law must be fairlyapplied
75th Amendment – Grand Jury Convened for “notorious” or “infamous” crimes- consist of people- decide if an indictmentis warranted- determine whether toproceed with prosecutionServes as a check onexecutive branch agents- police, prosecutors
85th Amendment – Self Incrimination - may occur throughinterrogation orinterview- cannot be forced tomake statementsMiranda v Arizona- “Miranda Rights”
95th Amendment – Double Jeopardy Cannot be tried twicefor the same crime- this applies at theFederal and StatelevelJeopardy of life or limb- originally capitalcases- applies to all crimes
105th Amendment – Property Rights Personal Property- Is Private propertyalways private?Eminent Domain- private property taken- just compensation- covers all types ofproperty
116th AmendmentIn all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the state and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the assistance of counsel for his defense.
126th Amendment Speedy and public trial - cannot be held indefinitely Right to an impartial jury- selection by both sides- change of venueRight to know accusers- question witnesses- bring own witnessesRight to an attorney
137th AmendmentIn suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved, and no fact tried by a jury, shall be otherwise reexamined in any court of the United States, than according to the rules of the common law.
147th Amendment In Federal civil cases… - jury trial for cases valued at more than $20Rules and procedures- applicable to federal courtsState courts differ in practice
158th AmendmentExcessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.
168th Amendment Excessive bail - definition is loosely interpreted Excessive fines- dependent on crimeCruel and UnusualPunishment- highly debated
178th Amendment – Cruel and Unusual Punishment What does this mean?Should the death penalty be eliminated in the United States as cruel and unusual punishment? (Journal Entry)
189th AmendmentThe enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people.
1910th AmendmentThe powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people.
2010th Amendment Reserved Powers - Defines powers - Defines Federalism - Defines States Rightsand Individual’s rights
21Amendment wrap upWhat have you learned about your “expressed” rights written in the Bill of Rights?How did your view on the Amendments covered and your rights differ from your actual rights as defined within the amendment?