The 7th Amendment
Giving americans thier rights since 1789!
Passed by Congress September 25, 1789. Ratified December 15, 1791. As one of the first 10 Amendments to the Constitution, the Seventh Amendment plays an important role in American political and legal theory.
Fun Facts about the 7th Amendment
- The right to trial by jury was even mentioned in the Declaration of Independence.
- A Lawsuit Over Hot Coffee Helped Erode the 7th Amendment.
- A maximum opacity of a jury is about six people, the Seventh Amendment doesnt include that it usually is 12 members of the jury