Type
Crossword
Description

The 4th amendment deals with ______ searchesandseizures
The 4th amendment protects against ______ searches and seizures Unreasonable
The ______ amendment sets requirements for issuing warrants Fourth
_________ in the 4th amendment refers to clothes, wallet, shoes, bodily fluids, etc Persons
A ________ is when a public employee looks at something considered to be private Search
A ______ is the taking of something or someone Seizure
Seizures are done to collect what? Evidence
Evidence that is obtained by _______ the 4th amendment cannot be used Violating
A warrant is issued by who? Judge
A warrant allows law enforcement to search something or make an _____ Arrest
Probable cause is based on known _____ Facts
Schools must have what to conduct searches and seizures? Reasonablesuspicion
_________ is a Supreme Court case that dealt with the 4th amendment in schools NewJerseyvsTLO
The 5th amendment deals with rights of the _________ Accused
Who decides if there is enough evidence to formally accuse a person of a crime Grandjury
The 5th amendment protects against______, meaning you can't be charged with the same crime twice Doublejeopardy
nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself” is referring to what? Selfincrimination
_______ = Fair treatment Dueprocess
What keeps the government from taking your land without without payment? Eminentdomain
What amendment deals with the right to a fair trial? Sixth
Doggett vs. United States deals with the right to a _______ trial Speedy
Since the 6th amendment guarantees (in most cases) a ______ trial, anyone can view a trial Public
________ jury means that people on jury will listen to the trial without prejudice Impartialjury
The chance to _______ accusers is guaranteed by 6th amendment Confront
If someone cannot afford a lawyer what are they provided? Publicdefender
What was the name of Gideon's lawyer in the Supreme Court case Abefortas
What crimes were Gideon accused of? Breakingandentering

Bill of rights crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Which amendment protects you from searches without reason? Amendment4
Which amendment stops soldiers from staying in a home without the owners consent? Amendment3
You have the _ to a speedy and public trial.(what is the blank) Right
Amendment 1 allows you to practice your what dreely? Religeon
Acoording to amendment 2 You have the right to BearArms
How many amendments are in the bill of rights? Ten
Crime that is punishable by the death sentance captial
If you are the defendant you have the right a? Lawyer
You have the right to peacefully _ ? Assemble
First ten amendments of the costitution? Bill of Rights
Cops need this to search your home. Warrant
Gathering signatures to make a change is called a ? Petition
The 7th amendment gives the right to a trial by a ? Jury
Amendment 9 gives you rights not listed in the Constitution
What is a abreviation for the president? POTUS
You can't make a law removing your freedom of ? Speech
Amendment 5 does not allow _ jeopardy Double
Amendment 5 does allow? Self incrimination
Amendment 6 gives you the right to a __ Jury impartial
Amendment 2 says there can be a well regulated? Militia

10 amendments Worksheet

Type
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

Mock Trial Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to clear from charge or accusation Acquit
to hear and settle a case Adjudicate
An act that violates the law Crime
Written declaration made under oath Affidavit
An assertion that must be proved with evidence Allegation
A defendant’s defense against charges Answer
Transferring a case to a higher court for review Appeal
Hears court appeals and reviews decisions Appellate court
Objecting that admits facts of an opponent’s argument that denies they sustain pleading Demurrer
To call the accused to answer the charge Arraignment
Someone’s specific attorney Attorney At Law
Responsible for the case Attorney of record
Assessing the cause of death and examining the cadaver Autopsy
Money in exchange for release of the arrested, in guarantee that they’ll come to trial Bail
Court attendant who keeps order Bailiff
Responsible of proving a charge or allegation Burden of Proof
Facts or evidence in support of claim Case
Hall for trials and court Chambers
Laws of a nation dealing with rights of citizens Civil Law
Summing up important arguments, after seeing evidence Closing Argument
Filed in court against someone, by a plaintiff Complaint
When someone is officially guilty of a crime Conviction
Someone who investigates suspicious deaths Coroner
One who gives advice on legal matters Counsel
Group of people who make decisions about legal cases, and the time when this happens Court
When the accused is charged and judged Criminal action
System for those who commit (or are accused of) crimes Criminal law
Witness is interrogated/extends testimony Cross Examination
Award as compensation for loss/injury, usually money Damages
The accused party Defendant
Questioning a witness Direct Examination
Fair treatment of anyone in court Due Process Of Law
Anything giving information on the case(documents, testimony, items) Evidence
Document or article that is inspected; a form of evidence Exhibit
Crime that is more serious than a misdemeanor Felony
Formal charge for crime Indictment
Court order that prohibits a party of from specific action Injunction
Witnesses must leave the room when someone is appealing to the judge Invoke the Rule
One who hears and decides on court of law Judge
Right to interpret and apply law Jurisdiction
A jury of 12-23 people Jury Grand
Sits at civil and criminal cases Jury Petit

The Court System (10M) Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is the group of people who hear all the evidence and decide whether the accused is guilty of the crime. Jury
This is what we call it when legal cases are presented in court. Trial
This word means the fair and equal treatment of people. Justice
If one side of a case disagrees with the result, it can make an _____ to a higher court so that another judge looks at the case. Appeal
The provincial courts deal with most ____ cases, when it is the government accusing someone of doing something bad. Criminal
Even if there is only one obvious victim, a crime is considered to affect ____ as a whole. society
Every person accused of a crime has a right to a ____ to defend them. lawyer
There is a system called _____ (two words, no space) to help even the poorest person get a lawyer. LegalAid
In the first step of a trial, the accused enters a ___, saying if they are admitting guilt or not. plea
In a trial by _____, only one person, the judge, decides on innocence or guilt. judge
This is what we call the decision at the end of a trial, where they say if the accused is innocent or guilty. verdict
This is what we call the person who is accused of a crime, when they are on trial. Defendant
The government side in a criminal trial is called the Crown, or the _____. prosecution
Witnesses have to tell the truth in court; if they don't, it is a crime called ____. perjury
There are this many people on a jury, in a criminal case. twelve
This is where trials happen. court
Our system does this to people found guilty of crimes, to send a message that society does not allow that behaviour. punishment
It is a basic rule of Canadian justice that everyone must ___ the law. obey
When people are found ____ of a crime, they are punished. guilty

Bill of Rights Crossword

Type
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

Court Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The release of a person before their trial so they don't have to wait in jail. Most of the time money will be payed to guarantee them showing up to the trial. Bail
Prove that the person accused was somewhere else when the crime took place. Alibi
Lying on the witness stand. This can cause the witness to get charged. Perjury
Think out a plan beforehand. Premeditated
A crime that is usually involving violence and you go to jail for over a year. Felony
A person under arrest to be brought before a judge or court, especially to secure the person's release unless lawful grounds are shown for their detention. Habeas Corpus
Private relations between members of the community rather than criminal, military, or religious affairs. Civil Law
A system of law concerned with the punishment of those who commit crimes. Criminal Law
The part of English law that is derived from custom and judicial precedent rather than statutes. Common Law
When the person accused pleads guilty for a lighter sentence. Plea Bargain
Decides lawsuits brought before the court. Judge
Group of people selected to hear the evidence in the trial and render a verdict. Jury
Instead of sending the accused person to prison the court releases the person into the community under monetization. Probation
Institute legal proceedings against a person or organization. Prosecute
The punishment ordered by the court for a defendant convicted of a crime. Sentence
The decision made by a judge or jury that determines the guilt or innocent of the defendant. Verdict
A person called upon from either side in a lawsuit to give a testimony before the court jury. Witness
Court authorization to conduct a search to make an arrest. Warrant
A law passed by legislation. Statute
the official power to make legal decisions and judgments. Jurisdiction
The dispute point between parties in a lawsuit. Issue
Information received by other people that cannot be confirmed (rumor). Hearsay
To place a paper in the legal custody of the clerk of court to enter into its files. File
Information presented in testimony that is used to persuade the judge or jury to decide the case in favor of one side or the other. Evidence
Officially tell someone that they can or must leave. Discharge
A person who has filed a petition for relief under the bankruptcy code. Debtor
A tribunal presided over by the judge in civil or criminal cases. Court
A judgment of guilt against a criminal defendant. Conviction
A state that does not have any evidence to prove it happened. Claim
Property of all kinds including real and personal. Assets

Bill of Rights Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

You can't make a law removing your freedom of ___ speech
Gathering signatures to make a change is called a ___ petition
According to the 2nd Amendment, you have the right to ___ bear arms
The 9th Amendment gives you rights not listed in the __ Constitution
Which amendment stops soldiers from staying in a home without consent from the owner? Third
Crime that is punishable by the death sentence ___ capital
5th Amendment does not allow ___ jeopardy double
Which amendment protects you from searches without reason? Fourth
The 1st Amendment allows you to practice your ___ freely religion
Under the 1st Amendment, you have the right to peacefully __ assemble
5th Amendment allows you __ self-incrimination
How many amendments are in the Bill of Rights Ten
The 7th Amendment gives you the right to a trial by ___ jury
If you are a defendant, you have the right to a ___ lawyer
The 2nd Amendment says there can be a well regulated ___ militia
What is the abbreviation for the President? POTUS
Law enforcement needs this to search your home. warrant
You have the ___ to a speedy and public trial right
The name for the first ten amendments of the Constitution Bill of rights
The 6th Amendment gives you the right to an ___ jury fair

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

Courtroom Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to provide evidence as a witness testify
evidence provided by a witness testimony
a judge's decision to ignore a lawyer's objection and allow the questioning to continue overruled
the formal finding made by a jury as to whether a defendant is guilty or innocent verdict
a person who testifies under oath in a trial with evidence witness
a solemn promise to perform an act truthfully and faithfully oath
found guilty of a crime at the end of a trial convicted
an attorney or lawyer counsel
a group of people who are selected and sworn in to hear a trial and to reach a verdict based on the evidence presented to them jury
the jury's formal discussion and debate over what the verdict of a trial will be deliberations
person who has been accused of a crime and is on trial defendant
questioning a witness already questioned by the opposing side cross-examination

The Constitution Crossword

Type
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