Articles and Amendments

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Article 1Legislative Branch
Article 2Executive Branch
Article 3Judicial Branch
Article 4Relations Among States
Article 5Methods of Amendment
Article 6National Supremacy, honoring of contracts made by confederacy of states, no religious exam for members of government
Article 7Ratification


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Amendment IReligion, Speech, Assembly, and Petition
Amendment 2Militia and Right to Bear Arms
Amendment 3The Quartering of Soldiers
Amendment 4Searches and Seizures
Amendment 5Grand Juries, Self-Incrimination, Double Jeapordy, and Eminent Domain (taking private property for public use)
Amendment 6Criminal Court Procedures
Amendment 7Trial by Jury in Civil Cases
Amendment 8Bail, Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Amendment 9The Rights Retained by the People
Amendment 10Reserved Powers of the State


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Amendment 11Suits against States
Amendment 12Election of the President
Amendment 13Prohibition of Slavery
Amendment 14Citizenship, Due Process, and Equal Protection of the Laws
Amendment 15The Right to Vote for African Americans
Amendment 16Income Tax
Amendment 17The Popular Election of Senators
Amendment 18Prohibition
Amendment 19Women's Right to Vote
Amendment 20The Lame Duck Amendment
Amendment 21The Repeal of Prohibition
Amendment 22Limitation of Presidential Terms
Amendment 23Presidential Electors for the District of Columbia
Amendment 24The Anti-Poll Tax Amendment- paying taxes no longer necessary for voting
Amendment 25Presidential Disability and Vice Presidential Vacancies
Amendment 26Voting Rights for Eighteen-Year-Olds
Amendment 27Congressional Pay