Amendments 3 & 6

The 3rd Amendment

What does the 3rd amendment say?

No soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house, without the consent of the owner, nor in time of war, but in a manner to be prescribed by law.

Now what does that mean?

The 3rd amendment ensures that the government cannot force citizens to house soldiers in times of peace.
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The 6th Amendment

What does the 6th Amendment say?

In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the state and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the assistance of counsel for his defense.

Now what does that mean?

The 6th amendment guarantees a citizen of trial by jury, a speedy and public trial, and the right to counsel,
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