Freedoms of speech, press, religion, to assemble, and to petition.
Right to bear arms.
No soldier will be quartered in someones house, without owners consent.
Basically, illegal to search without a warrant. Must have probable cause.
Rights in criminal cases.
Right to a fair and speedy trial.
Rights in civil cases.
No cruel or unusual punishments.
Rights not stated in the constitution remain to the people.
Lawsuit against states.
Describes how presidential elections work.
Abolition of slavery.
Civil rights. EX: Can't be pres if you weren't born in the U.S.
Right to vote shall not be based on color, gender, etc...
Explains senatorial elections.
Dates of terms of office.
Repeal of prohibition.
2 term limit for presidency.
Gave the people in Washington D.C. the right to vote.
Abolition of vote poll taxes.
Explains the succession of presidents.
Gave citizens who were 18 the right to vote.
Basically, if you congress votes yes on increasing their salary, it goes up for the next term.