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1791
constitution
cases
defend
torture
unusual punishment
cruel
excessive fines
excessive bail
eighth amendment

The Eighth Amendment Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the court violated Mary’s Eighth Amendment right by giving her an excess ____ of 100,000 for a misdemeanor before trial. Bail
the Eighth amendment protects people from cruel and unusual __________. Punishment
means too high. Excessive
constitutes as a non physical cruel and unusual punishment. Mental-abuse
a form of cruel and unusual punishment. Physical-abuse
a formal examination of evidence before a judge, and typically before a jury, in order to determine guilt in a case of criminal or civil proceedings. The Eighth Amendment protects people from unreasonable bail before a ______. Trial
the tribunal that holds bail until after the accused appears for trial. Court
“such punishment as would amount to torture or barbarity, any cruel and degrading punishment not known to the Common Law.” The Eighth Amendment protects from excessive bail nor excessive fines nor___________. cruelpunishments
the Eighth Amendment _____ courts to set unreasonably high bail. Forbids
the Eighth Amendment protects people from excessive bail and excessive _______. Fines
when Mary was arrested by the ______ for stealing gum the judge sentenced her to ten years in jail. Mary said the judge was violating her Eighth Amendment right to stop her from receiving cruel and unusual punishment. Police
the amendment that says “Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.” TheEighthAmendment

Bill of Rights Crossword

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Crossword
Description

1st Amendment RAPPS
The ____ have rights beyond what is written in the constitution people
Right to bear ___ arms
Right to a ___ trial in civil cases jury
No cruel and unusual punishment eighth amendment
No double ___ jeopardy
Due Process of Law fifth amendment
Right to remain ____ silent
no excessive ___ bails
Guarantees a public and ___ trial speedy
Freedom from unreasonable search fourth amendment
____ Powers Reserved
Freedom of ___ assembly
Right not to ___ soldiers in your house quarter
Right to a ___ lawyer

Bill of Rights Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A trail determined by your peers. Trail by jury
A group of people gathering in one place for a common purpose; meeting Assembly
U.S. citizens have the right to a fair and speedy trail Amendment six
Weapons (Guns) Arms
Formal written request Petition
Faith; Belief Religion
Feedom of Speech, Religion, Petition, Assembly and Press Amendment one
U.S. citizens have a right to trail by jury Amendment seven
The central government of a federation Federal Government
U.S. citizens have the right to bear arms Amendment two
The persecution of a person twice for the same offense Double Jeopardy
Freedom; Independence Liberty
reasonable "cause" to arrest someone Probable cause
A person's personal belongings Property
U.S. citizens may have rights not listed in the constitution Amendment nine
penalize; a form of disciplining someone Punishment
The government may not force U.S. citizens to shelter soldiers in their homes amendment three
Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted amendment eight
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 amendment ten
Residence home

Bill of Rights Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

1st Amendment: religion, assembly, _________, press, and speech petition
2nd Amendment: right to ______ _______ bear arms
3rd Amendment: prohibits quartering of ________ soldiers
4th Amendment: search and ________ seizure
5th Amendment: due process, _________ domain, no double jeopardy eminent
6th Amendment: speedy trial and knowledge of your ________ witnesses
7th Amendment: ______ in civil cases of $20 or more jury
8th Amendment: no cruel and unusual punishment or ________ _________ excessive bail
9th Amendment: unenumerated rights
10th Amendment: power not belonging to the federal government belongs to the ______ states

The Constitution Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The right to freedom of speech, religion 1st Amendment
Right to bear arms 2nd Amendment
You dont have to house soldiers 3rd Amendment
No searches without a warrant 4th Amendment
Government cannot deprive you of life, liberty or property without due process of law 5th Amendment
Right to have a jury hear your case in most civil trials 6th Amendment
Right to have a jury hear your case in a criminal trial 7th AMendment
Bail, fines and punishments must not be excessive 8th amendment
Rights not listed in the constitution still belongs to the people 9th amendment
Power not given to the federal gov't goes to states or the people 10th amendment
Abolished slavery 13th amendment
Allowed former slaves to be citizens 14th amendment
All men have the right to vote 15th amendment
Prohibited the manufacturing or sale of alcohol within the United States 18th amendment
Prohibits the denial of the right to vote based on sex 19th amendment

27 Amendments Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Freedom of Speech, Press, Religion and Petition One
bear arms two
Conditions for quarters of soldiers three
need warrant or probable cause to arrest and search four
Presumption of Innocence five
Right to a speedy trial six
Right to a trial by jury Right of trial by jury of your peers seven
No cruel or unusual punishment such as torture eight
U.S. Supreme Court decides what the constitution means nine
States can make local rules and laws such as divorce rules ten
federal courts do not have jurisdiction in case against a state eleven
Revises presidential election procedures twelve
Abolishes slavery thirteen
Defines citizenship fourteen
Prohibits the denial of the right to vote based on race fithteen
Income tax sixteenth
Popular Election of Senators seventeen
Prohibition of Intoxicating Liquors eighteen
Equal Suffrage---Sex; Right of Women to Vote nineteen
Commencement of Terms; Sessions of Congress; Death or Disqualification of President-Elect twenty
Repeal of 18th Amendment twenty one
Presidental Tenure; No President may serve more than 2 elected terms twenty two
Inclusion of DIstrict of Columbia in Presidential Election System twenty three
Right to Vote in Federal Elections----Tax Payment; Outlawed the payment of a tax as a condition for taking part in elections twenty four
Presidential Succession; Vice Presidential Vacancy; Presidential Inability twenty five
Right to Vote----Age; Must be 18 years or older twenty six
Congressional Pay; Congress's power to fix the salaries of its members twenty seven

The Bill of Rights Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

People have the right to life, liberty, and _____. property
People have the right to bear ____. arms
The rights of the people are not _______ to the rights listed in the constitution. limited
Who wrote the first 10 amendments? jamesmadison
In what type of court does the seventh amendment apply? federal
The fourth amendment ________ people from unreasonable searches and seizures. protects
The sixth amendment guarantees citizens a ______. speedytrial
People have freedom of speech, religion, assembly, press, and the right to _______? petition
In order for an amendment to be adopted, either 2/3 vote by congress or a 2/3 vote by ___________ are needed. statelegislatures
The eighth amendment protects the people against excessive bail, excessive fines, and cruel or _________ punishments. unusual
The tenth amendment ______ the power of the government. limits
A soldier cannot enter a household without what? consent

bill of rights and first amendment Crossword

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Crossword
Description

1st amendment right speech
1st amendment right press
1st amendment right petition
1st amendment right, petition
1st amendment right religion
Government may not establish a religion establishment clause
this amendment forbids search and seizure without a warrant forth
to tell on yourself incriminate
the 6th amendment says you need an _____ attorney
the 8th amendment says no cruel and unusual ____ punishment
according to the 14th amendment anyone born in US is_____ citizen
No state can take away your right to _____ vote
This court case resulted in separate but equal Plessy v ferguson
this court case stopped segregation Brown v board of education
Tinker v Des Moines guaranteed students free______ speech
to believe a crime may have been committed probable cause
when everyone agrees unanimous
The highest court in the US Supreme
In Miranda v Arizona, you have to be told your ______when arrested rights

Bill of Rights Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Other rights of the people. ninth
Right to due process of law, freedom from self-incrimination, double jeopardy. fifth
Freedom from excessive bail, cruel and unusual punishments eighth
Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition. first
Freedom from unreasonable searches and seizures. fourth
Powers reserved to the states. tenth
No quartering of soldiers. third
Right of trial by jury in civil cases seventh
Right to keep and bear arms in order to maintain a well regulated militia second
Rights of accused persons, e.g., right to a speedy and public trial. sixth

10 amendments Worksheet

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Matching Worksheet
Description

there can be no laws forcing a religion 1st amendmet
right to bear arms 2nd amendmet
soldiers can't stay in houses without consent of the owner 3rd amendmet
people can secure their own property and it can't be searched through without a warrant or consent from the owner 4th amendmet
any one should not be found guilty without trial 5th amendment
when convicted of a crime they have the right to a public trial 6th amendment
Rights in Civil Cases 7th amendent
Excessive Bail, Fines, and Punishments Forbidden 8 amendent
Other rights kept by the people 9 amendent
Undelegated Powers Kept by the States and the People 10 amendent