The 5th and 10th amendment

The 5th amendment

The Fifth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution provides, "No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a grand jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the militia, when in actual service in time of war or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offense to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation."

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What is the 5th amendment

In the 5th amendment you can not be taken to trial for the same crime twice. If the witness does not want to answer the question at the stand he or she could plead the 5th, that means they don't have to answer any questions

The 10th amendment

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.

What is the 10th amendment

It is about tax and what its for. The laws in the government.
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