The 1/8 Amendment

Jacob Negron

The 1st Amendment

The 1st Amendment- Freedom of religion,speech,and the press; rights of assembly and petition congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech,or of the press,

or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.

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The 8th Amendment

Excessive bail shall not be required,nor excessive fines imposed,nor cruel and unusual punishments.
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The 1st/8th Amendment summary

The 1st Amendment summary-The 1st Amendment was written because it is to protect the freedom of speech,press,religion,assembly and petition. If we do not have the 1st amendment we wont be able to protest and the religious minorities could be prosecuted, the press could not criticizes the government,and citizens could not have social change.These are the main resons why the