TITLE

The Rights and Responsibilities of ADULTS and CHILDREN

PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
World Almanac for Kids;2001, p110
SOURCE TYPE
Almanac
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
This article provides information on the Constitution of the United States. The Constitution is the basis of all Laws in the United States. Some specific rights are Listed in the Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments of the Constitution. Among other rights, the Bill of Rights grants Americans freedom of religion and freedom of speech, and the right of anyone who is arrested to have a lawyer and a fair trial. The United States is a democracy, its citizens are free to disagree with one another and with their government. This is not true in many other countries and is a great privilege.
ACCESSION #
15345198

 

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