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First Amendment;

A) Freedoms of religion, speech, and the press; rights of assembly and petition.

Third Amendment;

B) Quartering of soldiers - U.S. troops can't use your house without your permission.

Fifth Amendment;

C) Rights of the accused - allows criminals due process in court.

Eighth Amendment;

D) Excessive bail and punishment - also outlaws cruel and unusual punishment.


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