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12th Amendment

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Everyone knows that Americans vote for the President every four years, but did you know that the Electoral College that actually elects the President?  The Electoral College is made up
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13th Amendment

Today we all celebrate Abraham Lincoln as the man that issued the Emancipation Proclamation and ended slavery in the United States.  But did the Emancipation Proclamation actually end slavery for
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Third Amendment

A Guide to the Third AmendmentThe Third Amendment, or Amendment III of the United States Constitution is the section of the Bill of Rights that prohibits soldiers from temporarily residing
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Roper v. Simmons

Roper v. Simmons: The BackgroundThe case of Roper v. Simmons took place in 2004. However, the situation that sparked the case began in 1993, when a minor (aged 17) named
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United States v. Lopez

United States v. Lopez: The BackgroundThe United States v. Lopez case was the first United States Supreme Court case since
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Miranda v. Arizona

Miranda v. Arizona: The BackgroundThe case of Miranda v. Arizona is a famous and important legal case. The decision of
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McCulloch v. Maryland

McCulloch v. Maryland: The BackgroundThe case of McCulloch v. Maryland was a groundbreaking Federal court case that dealt with the
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James Wilson

Founding Father: James WilsonJames Wilson was born in September the 14th, 1742 in Scotland. Here, he went to the Universities
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William Paterson

Founding Father: William PatersonWilliam Paterson was born in County Antrim, Ireland, in on December 14, 1745. When he was almost
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20th Amendment

The 20th amendment is a simple amendment that sets the dates at which federal (United States) government elected offices end.  In also defines who succeeds the president if the president
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