The First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States of America is part of the Bill of Rights, a document that enumerates freedoms given to all Americans. The amendment was ratified Dec. 15, 1791, and it guarante... More »

The First Amendment of the United States Constitution prohibits government interference in the rights to freedom of religion and expression. Freedom of expression covers the freedoms of speech, the press, the right to a... More »

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The first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution are known as the Bill of Rights and were passed by Congress on Sept. 25, 1789 and ratified on Dec. 15, 1791. As of 2014, there are 27 amendments to the Constitution. More »

The Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was sent to the states for ratification by the first U.S. Congress along with the nine other amendments that constitute what is known as the Bill of Rights. Ratified by the n... More »

The First Amendment refers to the initial amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America. It guarantees freedom of expression, religion, assembly and the right to petition. More »

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The People's Rights Amendment, introduced by U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern, limits the Constitution's protections, especially its First Amendment protections, only to natural persons and not to corporations. It is a resp... More »

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The first 10 amendments to the Constitution of the United States of America are called the Bill of Rights. James Madison, influenced by the Virginia Declaration of Rights, wrote the Bill of Rights in response to the need... More »

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