Bill of Rights Project
Dylan skiba, Coach Williams , 3
By : Dylan Skiba
What are the bill of rights
1st Amendment : Freedom of speech, press, and religion
2nd Amendment : Right to bear arms
3rd Amendment : Right to privacy in the home
4th Amendment : Unreasonable search and seizure
5th Amendment : Double jeopardy, self incrimination, and due process of law
6th Amendment : Rights of the accused in criminal cases
7th Amendment : Right to a jury trial
8th Amendment : Preventing cruel and unusual punishment
9th Amendment : Rights retained by the people
10th Amendment : Limiting federal powers
Court Case about Amendments
Freedom of speech at school. You have the right to express yourself up to a point. Students and teachers don't shed their constitutional rights at the gates. Tinner won.
3rd- Bennett vs. Wainwright : Police raids. The Plaintiffs argued that a police raid shot and killed by a state trooper consisted an illegal occupation. No sense in a single state trooper and several deputy sheriffs count as soldiers. Wainwright won.
4th : Katz vs. United States : Illegal gambling operations across state lines. Wire tapping phone booths is violation the 4th amendment. Evidence not conclusive.
4th- mapp vs. Ohio
6th- Cunningham vs. California