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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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William Paterson

Founding Father: William PatersonWilliam Paterson was born in County Antrim, Ireland, in on December 14, 1745. When he was almost 2 years old, his family moved from Ireland to America.
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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
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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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19th Amendment

The 19th amendment is a very important amendment to the constitution as it gave women the right to vote in 1920.  You may remember that the 15th amendment made it
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