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27 Amendments Crossword

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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

Bill of rights crossword puzzle

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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

Mock Trial Vocabulary Crossword

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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

criminal justice Crossword

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Description

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

The Bill of Rights Crossword

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Crossword
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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

Principles of the Constitution Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Law-making Branch LEGISLATIVE
Law-enforcing Branch EXECUTIVE
Law-interpreting Branch JUDICIAL
In Congress, 1 of 100 SENATOR
First 10 Amendments BILLOFRIGHTS
1st says: say what you want (2 wds.) FREESPEECH
2nd says: right to ___ (2 wds.) BEARARMS
Law of the Land CONSTITUTION
3rd says: they can't stay SOLDIERS
Half of Congress: 1 of 3 HOUSE
Half of Congress: 2 of 3 OF
Half of Congress: 3 of 3 REPRESENTATIVES
Before it alaw BILL
Change to the Constitution AMENDMENT
Simply, doc to search your stuff WARRANT
5th says: right to remain __ SILENT
Type of court for 6th CRIMINAL
Type of court for 7th CIVIL
President of the Senate VICEPRESIDENT
Powers given to the fed. gvmnt. ENUMERATED
Powers given to the States RESERVED
8th says: no unusual __ PUNISHMENT
Gvmt. pay for what they take away (2 wds.) EMINENTDOMAIN
Intro to Constitution PREAMBLE
"...provide for the common __" DEFENSE
"...secure the blessings of __" LIBERTY
"1st Constitution"? ARTICLES
Chief Executive; commander-in-Chief, ... PRESIDENT
"People Rule": 1 of 2 POPULAR
Principle of shared power between fed gvmt & states FEDERALISM
Greatest power of Sup. Court: 1 of 2 JUDICIAL
Greatest power of Sup. Court: 2 of 2 REVIEW
Full Faith and __ CREDIT
__ & Proper: The Elastic Clause NECESSARY
Powers shared by nat. & state gvmts. CONCURRENT
To approve an Amendment RATIFY
The R of RAPPS RELIGION
6th says: right to a __ LAWYER
__ Clause: nothing higher than Constitution SUPREMACY
"People Rule": 2 of 2 SOVEREIGNTY

Bill of Rights Crossword

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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

The Constitution Crossword

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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

Bill of Rights Crossword

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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 Eighth Amendment Crossword

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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