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The right of written communication and expression as well as the right to publish and access. Freedom of Press
means that individuals can freely send written criticisms or complaints to government officials. Right to petition
allows individuals to worship and practice their religion. exercise clause
individuals can freely express information and ideas reedom of Speech in all forms of communication from a diversity of sources. freedom of speech
people can practice whatever religion freedom of religion
forbids the gov’t from setting up a place of worship or favoring one religion over another. establishment clause
right to bear arms 2nd Amendment
No quartering of troops except during war 3rd Amendment
no unreasonable search and seizure. 4th amendment
evidence thrown out if the search was unreasonable. Exclusionary Rule
right to remain silent 5th amendment
jury of peers in a criminal trial 6th amendment
jury of peers in a civil trial. 7th amendment
jury finds defendant guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. criminal trial
jury finds defendant guilty with some doubt civil trial
segregation not okay. Brown V Board of Education

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

Bill of Rights Crossword

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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 Word Search

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due process of law
bill of rights
eminent domain
censor
search and seizure
freedom of the press
freedom of petition
freedom of assembly
criminal trial
civil trial
slander
libel
liberty
incriminate
case studies
freedom of speech
principal
double jeopardy
repeal
amendment

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

27 Amendments Crossword

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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

criminal justice Crossword

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violation of the criminal laws of state, the federal gov't or a local jurisdiction. crime
the principle of fairness, righteous, truthful. justice
justice in terms of the distribution of privileges within a society. social justice
society taking precedence over individual rights public order
civil law civil justice
criminal law criminal justice
the systems opponents work together to achieve social product consensus model
assumes that the components function to serve their own interests. conflict model
oppurtunity for bail first appearance
information is gathered booking
issue written by a judicial officer directing law enforcement warrant
money; getting released bail
written accusation submitted to the court by a grand jury indictment
the first appearance of the defendant before the court arraignment
criminal proceeding, the examination in court of the issue trial
served with other sentence consecutive
served at the same time concurrent
scientific studies of causes and prevention of crime criminology
written accusation submitted by prosecutor information

civil liberties and civil rights Crossword

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"produce the body" writ of hebeas corpus
personal freedoms are personal guarantees and freedoms that the government cannot abridge, either by law or by judicial interpretation, without due process. civil liberties
a class of rights that protect individuals' freedom from infringement by governments, social organizations, and private individuals. civil rights
The Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution each contain a? due process clause
a constitutional doctrine that ensures states cannot enact laws that take away the constitutional rights of American citizens that are enshrined in the Bill of Rights. selective incorporation
irst Amendment of the US Constitution that prohibits the establishment of religion by Congress. establishment clause
refers to the section of the First Amendment italicized here: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise free exercise clause
the Supreme Court heard the case of Lemon v Kurtzman (403 US 602). lemon test
a doctrine adopted by the Supreme Court of the United States to determine under what circumstances limits can be placed on First Amendment freedoms of speech, press, or assembly. clear and present danger test
judicial suppression of material that would be published or broadcast, on the grounds that it is libelous or harmful. prior restraint
words indicating a willingness to fight or challenge someone. fighting words
any utterance or act that strongly offends the prevalent morality of the time. obscenity
the refusal to comply with certain laws or to pay taxes and fines, as a peaceful form of political protest civil disobedience
air treatment through the normal judicial system, especially as a citizen's entitlement. due process
a legal document authorizing a police officer or other official to enter and search premises. search warrant
Department practice of temporarily detaining, questioning, and at times searching civilians on the street for weapons and other contraband. stop and frisk
a law that prohibits the use of illegally obtained evidence in a criminal trial. exclusionary rule
a jury, normally of twenty-three jurors, selected to examine the validity of an accusation before trial. grand jury
a thing that serves to illustrate that a system or situation is bad and deserves to be condemned. indictment

court Crossword

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Who appoints the federal judges with the advice and consent of the senate? President
What type of officer conducts presentence investigations, prepares presentence reports on convicted defendants, and supervises released defendants? Probation
What is the term used to describe evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries? testimony
________ are rules that set out a uniform sentencing policy for individuals and organizations convicted of felonies and serious (Class A) misdemeanors in the United States federal courts system. sentencing guidelines
What is the highest court in the country? supreme court
Does state court or federal court have jurisdiction over bankruptcy cases? federal
What is the term used for a crime that is punishable by death? capital offense
________ is a proceeding in which an individual who is accused of committing a crime is brought into court, told of the charges, and asked to plead guilty, not guilty, or nolo contendere (no contest) arraignment
In a criminal case who can appeal a guilty verdict? defendant
What type of offense is it when the penalty can include up to one year in a county jail. misdemeanor
What amendment protects against cruel and unusual punishments? eighth
How many of the amendments are for criminal cases? four
What is a serious crime carrying a penalty of more than one year in prison called? felony
How many jurors are there in a criminal trial? twelve
What is the least serious offense called? infraction
The U.S. is the only country in the world with juries in what type of trials? civil
What branch of government makes the laws? legislative

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

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
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