1st Amendment

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Court Decision

Washington signed this act into laws in 1789, creating two types of courts, district courts,circuit courts. Each distract court had one judge. these courts had the power to hold trials involving maritime laws and minor federal crime.

1st amendment

Protects freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly and petitions.
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U.S Supreme Court 1789

George Washington goal is to find balance, and appointed 3 northern, 3 southern justices.

"Supreme Court, United States." The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™. New York: Columbia University Press, 2015. Research in Context. Web. 14 Dec. 2015.

Description of the Amendment

The government controls what newspapers and magazine print. If you complain you get thrown in jail. You could be locked up for years, without getting a trial. Thanks to the Bill Of Right Rights, Americans don't have to worry about losing their rights.

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