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what is the number of the amendment that protects you from housing a member of the government three
what is the only reason why a member of the government can be housed on private property national emergency
what is the number of the amendment that gives citizens the right to bear arms two
what does amendment 4 protect citizens from unauthorized searches
the first amendment gives the citizens the right to do what about the government complain
amendment 5 protects you from being accused of a crime twice. what is this called double jeopardy
what does the government have to give you when private property is used for public use compensation
the only time you can go to jail without going to court is during a _____. war
justice delayed is justice ______. denied
the accused have the right to trial by _____. jury
by amendment 8 what punishments can not be inflicted? cruel and unusual
who gets the powers that are not given to congress and aren't illegal State Government
amendment 9 gives citizens other rights that are not listed in the _________. Constitution
what does amendment 1 protect the govt from taking away? The freedom of ______. religion
the government can't take away your life without going through a ______ _____. legal process
what is one right granted by amendment 5 that is part of your miranda rights remain silent
what is the amount of money (in dollars) that a suit cannot exceed to have the jury preserved in amendment 7 twenty
what cannot be imposed by amendment 8 excessive fines
what is the number of the amendment where is freedom of speech granted in one
amendment one grants the right for citizens to peacefully _______. assemble

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Bill of rights crossword puzzle

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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

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Judicial Branch Crossword

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People or things that can prove one side’s version of what happened evidence
The document that created the judicial branch Constitution
Asking an appellate court to review a case appeal
Type of case about someone accused of committing a crime criminal
Court system that deals with United States laws federal
Court system that deals with state laws state
Type of case relating to peoples’ rights civil
Group of people that decides a case after hearing the evidence jury
Number of justices on the Supreme Court nine
the court of last resort supreme court
The Supreme Court’s power to decide what is constitutional judicial review
The lowest court in the federal system district court
minority opinion dissenting
Term used to protect the rights of individuals due process
False accusations in writting libel
An opinion in the supreme court that emphasizes the majority concurrent
Practice of spying for a foreign power espionage
The review by the supreme court of a decision made by a lower court certiorari
Supreme court Chief Justice John Roberts
The right to remain silent self-incrimination

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The Bill Of Rights Crossword

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This Amendment prohibits cruel and unusual this PUNISHMENT
Justice __ is justice denied DELAYED
Civil cases still have these TRIALBYJURY
This amendment states that any LEGAL power not given to the federal government is given to the state government TEN
Amendment 5 states that you have the right to remain this SILENT
"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of __..." RELIGION
Congress can't make laws shortening this freedom given by Amendment 1 SPEECH
"The listed freedoms aren't the only freedoms of the people." so says this amendment NINE
Congress cannot take away the right to peacefully__ ASSEMBLE
No person shall pay excessive __ thanks to amendment 9 BAIL
Civil cases hat were decided by a jury cannot be this by other courts REEXAMINED
Amendment 5 says that if the government takes away your property for public use they must give you this COMPENSATION
This amendment stated that you cannot be searched without suspicion FOUR
Amendment 6 states that all trials must be PUBLIC
Amendment 1 states that the government cannot abridge this FREEDOMOFTHEPRESS
This amendment states that you are allowed to know what you're being accused of SIX
This amendment says each state needs a well-regulated Militia TWO
Amendment 1 says no one cannot stop anyone from petitioning this GOVERNMENT
This amendment says fees cannot be excessive EIGHT
Without a process, government cannot take away life, __, or property LIBERTY

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U.S. Government Crossword

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a politically organized body of people usually occupying a definite territory state
the powers shared by the federal and state governments concurrent powers
the powers that the constitution neither gives to congress nor denies to the states reserved powers
the powers given to Congress rather than to the states delegated powers
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens;elected by a state Senators
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens; elected by a district Representatives
relating to a crime criminal cases
advisors to the President cabinet
two house legislature bicameral
a case relating to the rights of citizens civil case
interprets laws to see what they mean and whether they are constitutional Judicial Branch
a system that allows each branch of government to limit the powers of the other two checks and balances
a trial where a group of tweleve people listens to the evidence and decides who wins the case jury trial
listed powers for Congress; the great laundry list of congressional chores enumerated powers
the House of Representatives accusing the President of wrongdoing impeach
a group of lawmakers which is divided into 2 smaller groups Congress
action by a President refusing to approve a bill passed by Congress veto
law making branch Legislative Branch
an idea for a law that has been written down bill
more than half majority
executes or carries out laws Executive Branch
less than half minority
there is no jury so the judge gives the verdict bench trial
asking an appellate court to review a case appeal

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27 Amendment Crossword

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What does the First part of the first amendment give you ? Religion
What freedom give you the right to openly question your government? Speech
The government can't tell this to report? Press
You are require to get a permit to use this freedom Assembly
To contact a congressmen you can either do individually or you can use this freedom? Petition
You have the right to own gun what amendment gave you right? Second
What amendment did the founder father made to counter act the quartering act ? Third
What amendment protects the privacy of americans ? Fourth
The fifth amendment is this Enlightenment idea ? Due Process
The sixth amendment give you a trial by ____? Jury
What amendments says that no punishment should be cruel and unusual ? Eighth
What are the fourth,fifth,sixth and the eighth amendment protecting right of the ____? Accused
Seventh amendment deals with? Civil case
In what amendment say that all another right is retained by the people? Ninth

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Articles and Amendments Crossword

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Freedom of speech/expression, press, religion, assembly and petition. Amendment1
Right to "bear arms" Amendment2
Protects against forced quartering troops Amendment3
Right to be free from unreasonable search and seizure Amendment4
Repealed Prohibition Amendment 21
Women's suffrage Amendment 19
Prohibition! Outlaws the production, transport and sale of alcohol. Amendment 18
Protected the right to vote to allmen and prevented discrimination on the basis of race, color, or "previous condition of servitude" Amendment15
Extended citizenship to all persons, regardless of race, color, or previous condition of servitude; guaranteed " due process of law" and basic rights.+ Amendment 14
Right to a grand jury, protection against "double jeopardy," protection against self-incrimination Amendment 5
Right to a speedy trial, right to a lawyer, right to face your accuser, jury of peers. Amendment 6
Criminal cases are tried by a jury of peers, civil cases are heard by only a judge Amendment7
All powers not given directly to the federal government, goes to the states Amendment10
Abolished slavery Amendment13
Protection against cruel and unusual punishment Amendment8
Citizens have more rights than just what is expressed in the bill of rights Amendment9

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Bill of Rights Crossword

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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

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US History Crossword Puzzle

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major ideas found in the US Constitution of limiting the power to tax and right to a fair trial Magna Carta
foundation for American government for freedoms such as freedom of speech and a trial by jury English Bill of Rights
written mostly by Jefferson to list the grievances against Great Britain and to declare independence from Great Britain DOI
Gave freedom to the slaves in all of the states 13th Amendment
required states to give citizenship to all citizens born in the US 14th Amendment
gave African American men the right to vote 15th Amendment
created a graduated income tax 16th Amendment
provided a direct election of senators 17th Amendment
gave women the right to vote 19th Amendment
ended poll taxes 24th Amendment
the right of 18 years old to vote 26th Amendment
document, which formed the first government of the US near the end of the American Revolution. States had more power than the national government. AOC
a document outlining the basic form and rules of the US government US Constitution
essays written by James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, and John Jay to support the ratification of the Constitution Federalist Papers
first 10 amendments to the Constitution guaranteeing individual liberties and due process Bill of Rights
peace plan issued by Wilson that called for freedom of the seas, reduction of armaments, and end to secret diplomacy. Important part was the creation of the League of Nations a national peaces organiz Fourteen Points
treaty that ended WW2. Was extremely harsh on Germany Treaty of Versailles
Declaration by Truman to economically assist any country fighting communism after WW2. The declaration marked the beginning of the Containment Policy Truman Doctrine

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Constitution & Bill of Rights Crossword

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the branch of government responsible for amendmets legislative branch
one of the three basic freedoms protected by the 1st amendment speech
this amendment outlaws cruel and unusual punishment eight
another name for the first 10 amendments bill of rights
document to which the bill of rights is attached constitution
the 10th amendment protects the rights of states
the branch of government in charge of the court system judicial
amendment iv allows you to possess this gun
the only court established by the constitution supreme court
1 of the three basic freedoms of the 1st amendment religion
responsible for writing and passing amendments congress
the number of people on a jury twelve
an agreement compromise
number of each of the houses of congress that must approve an amendment two thirds
amendment iv says your possessions cant be taken without this warrant

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Criminal Justice Vocabulary Terms Crossword

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A finding of not guilty by a judge or jury. Acquittal
The loser at a trial asks a higher court to rule the trial judge made an error. The result may be the trial court is affirmed (the winner still wins), reversed (the loser now wins), or reversed and remanded (trial court has more work to do and has to follow the rule of law established by the appeals court). Appeal
______ ____________is the details; taking the time to make sure all of the details have been examined. For example, when processing a crime scene, officers should use ______ ___________ to ensure all components of the crime scene have been examined. Due Diligence
If something has _____________ value in a case, then it is an item that can be used to prove guilt or innocence of a subject. In addition, items that have ________value show a crime did in fact take place. If an item does not have _____________value, then it is an item that has been ruled out from assisting in an investigation. Evidentiary
A crime with a lower penalty than a felony. Misdemeanor
During an arraignment, it’s a defendant's plea of ______ _________, not admitting to the guilt of the crime, but paying the penalty for it. Nolo Contendere
An inmate's early release from prison upon good behavior, as well as meeting conditions throughout the early release. Parole
a group (3 or more) of individuals who conspire and act out activities that our justice system deems illegal. Organized Crime
Crimes at a level charged higher than a Misdemeanor Felony
A Defendant's voluntary guilty plea to an offense charge, for a lesser sentence. Plea Bargain
Government action against an accused person's criminal conduct. Prosecution
Re-offending [to do the same crime twice] Recidivism
an order to appear in court. Summons
someone who takes the law into their own hands, ignoring the criminal justice process. Vigilante
The individual that the charges are against. Defense
It is the physical action of the criminal act. Actus Reus
________ __________are required whenever you are interrogating someone who is in police custody (arrested/detained) about a crime. It is important to note you do not have to read someone their _______ ________ if you are gathering initial information. However, once you start asking crime specific or detailed questions, then the ___________ ___________ has to be read. Miranda Warning
A defense to a criminal act that purports the defendant was somewhere other than the place of the crime at the time the crime occurred. Alibi
a category of crime that consists of setting a fire with the intent of causing some type of harm (excludes accidental fires). Arson
A sufficient reason based upon known facts to believe a crime has been committed or that certain property is connected with a crime. Probable Cause
This amendment protects against unreasonable searches and seizures. Fourth
This Amendment protects the freedom of speech, religion, press, and peaceful protest. First
This Amendment protects an individuals right of self incrimination. Fifth
Alternative to imprisonment where a person can stay in the community with supervision Probation
The use or threat of violence directed at people or governments to punish them for past action or to bring about a change of policy that is to the terrorist's liking Terrorism
The killing of one person by another, whether intentional or non intentional Homicide
Unlawful offer or attempt with force or violence to hurt another Assault
The taking of the property of another out of his or her presence by means of force and violence or the threat thereof Robbery
Acquisition of the property of another through deception Fraud
The nighttime breaking and entering of the dwelling house of another, with the intention to commit a crime or theft therein (a felony) Burglary
The theft of property or money with which one is entrusted with or responsible for Embezzlement
Wrong committed by one person against other that does not require punishment, only entitles the victim to compensation Tort
The relationship between private parties only Civil
The relationship between the misbehaving private individual and society/government Criminal
The wronged individual in a civil case Plantiff
What the plaintiff seeks to win (Money) - damages Judgement
An unintentional tort. When a person's failure to use reasonable care causes harm Negligence
Responsible for harm Liable
Legal responsibility - the obligation to do or not do something Liability
Oral statements that harm reputation Slander
Someone who helps another person commit a crime Accomplis
An agreement between two or more persons to commit a crime Conspiracy
The most serious form of criminal homicide (done w/ malice) Murder
The deliberate taking of one's own life Suicide
Statement that contains information about the elements of a crime and that is provided and attested to by a person involved in committing the crime. Can be oral or written. Confession
That portion of a residence not open to the public. Sidewalks and alleys are open to the public. But the ________ is reserved for private use by the property owner or the family. Curtilage
Questioning of an unwilling person (could be a relative or friend or suspect or even a witness) that is reluctant to give you information and that is suspected of direct or indirect involvement in the crime being investigated. Interrogation
Failure to properly care for a child. Also failure to care for a property or one's actions. Neglect

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