Posted by: A. C. Cockerill | February 23, 2016

Picoblog Question – 2016 – Post #15

Picoblog Question – 2016 – Post #15

What is Amendment V of the U.S. Constitution?

My two cents, but please share yours:

“Amendment V

No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offence to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation.”

http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/bill_of_rights_transcript.html

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