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Wednesday, Jan. 18 1. In your new spiral copy this on page 1, 2, and 3 DateEntry TitleEntry # 2.Go back to page 1 and update your spiral DateEntry TitleEntry # 1/18Bill of Rights Picture Analysis 1 3. Get out your Bill of Rights packet.
Learning Recovery – Monday, Jan. 23 7 th Period Project Martin Luther King Jr. Juan Elizabeth Donovan Alex Abel Brittany Kimberly
1 st Amendment – 5 Freedoms (5) 1. A. Speech B. Religion C. Assembly D. Press E. Petition
1 st Amendment – 5 Freedoms 2. To threaten someone, yell fire in a crowded movie theater, yell bomb at the airport, write untruths about someone
1 st Amendment – 5 Freedoms 4. Sacrifice, polygamy
1 st Amendment – 5 Freedoms (2) 5. Petition = formal request to a superior or one in authority for some favor, privilege, or redress of a grievance Assembly = to gather or bring together
2 nd Amendment – Right to Bear Arms (1) 1. They can not be infringed upon
2 nd Amendment – Right to Bear Arms 2. Grace period; felons can’t own guns; concealed weapons
3 rd Amendment – Quartering of Soldiers (1) Quartering Act – before the Revolution colonists were forced to house British soldiers
4 th Amendment – Search and Seizure (4) 1. persons, houses, papers, and effects
4 th Amendment – Search and Seizure (1) 2. The date, what they expect to find, the location, a judge’s signature, and the area to be searched
5 th Amendment: Fair Trial in Open Court (2) 1. Capital Crime = death penalty is a punishment Infamous crime = a serious crime such as murder, rape, or robbery but the death penalty is not a punishment
5 th Amendment: Fair Trial in Open Court (1) 2. Legal accusation returned by a grand jury, charging the commission or omission of some act, which is punishable by law
5 th Amendment: Fair Trial in Open Court (1) 3. To decide if a person should be tried in a federal court; they examine the evidence against the accused to determine if there is enough evidence against him to merit a case going to court
5 th Amendment: Fair Trial in Open Court 4. 12 to 23
5 th Amendment: Fair Trial in Open Court 5.True bill = enough evidence to go to trial No true bill = not enough evidence
5 th Amendment: Fair Trial in Open Court (1) 6. Means a person can not be tried twice for the same crime
5 th Amendment: Fair Trial in Open Court (1) 7. Nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself
5 th Amendment: Fair Trial in Open Court (1) 8. The right of the accused to be treated fairly and according to the law
6th Amendment: The Rights of a Person in Court 1. Held in the district where the crime took place
6th Amendment: The Rights of a Person in Court 2. So secret witness cannot bear witness against the accused
6th Amendment: The Rights of a Person in Court 3.Subpoena
7th Amendment: Jury Trials 2.a. Where there was a question on a point of law b. Where there has been a technical injustice in the court procedure.
8th Amendment: Excessive Bail and Punishment 1. Security given to the court to obtain the temporary release of a prisoner and guaranteeing his appearance at a designated time.
8th Amendment: Excessive Bail and Punishment 2.Intolerable Acts – closed the port of Boston; officials accused of crimes stood trial in Britain Salem Witch Trials – hanged for accusation of witchcraft
8th Amendment: Excessive Bail and Punishment 3. Death penalty = opinion
9th Amendment: Other Rights 1. Right of Privacy; education; work where you want
9th Amendment: Other Rights 2.Article I Section 8 describes the necessary and proper clause (elastic clause) which is the basis for the implied powers or laws that aren’t listed in the Constitution ex. Health Care
10th Amendment: Rights of the States 1.Given to the states and to the people of the states ex. Divorce laws, speed limits, marriage laws
Bill of Rights Picture Analysis #1 Describe what is happening in the picture Right Represented Amendment number Explanation on why you choose this amendment. A B C D E
Bill of Rights Picture Analysis #1 Describe what is happening in the picture Right Represented Amendment number Explanation on why you choose this amendment. F G H I J
Amendment I 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 press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances. Amendment II A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed. Amendment III No soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house, without the consent of the owner, nor in time of war, but in a manner to be prescribed by law. Amendment IV The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized. Amendment V No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a grand jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the militia, when in actual service in time of war or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offense to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation. Amendment VI In 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. Amendment VII In 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. Amendment VIII Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted. Amendment IX The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. Amendment X The 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.
Homework Write a summary over an article that discusses one of the first ten amendments. Make sure you include the following: 1.Title and date the article was written/printed 2.The amendment being protected or violated (number and description) 3.Summarize the article. Include at least 3 significant details 4.The author and his/her point of view 3.Your opinion of the article.
Homework Ex. On January 18, 2012 the Star Telegram ran a story about the Westborough Baptist church protesting at military funerals. This story discussed our first amendment right of freedom of speech. According to the Constitution Congress shall make no law abridging the freedom of speech. Our government can not take away our right to state our ideas and opinions.
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