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What does bill of attainder mean?

It is a legislative act that can single out a person or group to punish for a prior act that was not illegal at the time it was committed, and is done without benefit of trial (MORE)

What is a bill of attainder?

A legislative act pronouncing a person guilty of a crime without a trial. Such as acts prohibited to the U.S constitution.
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Who has the power to pass bills of attainder?

According to Article I of the United States Constitution it is  expressly forbidden for Congress to pass a bill of attainder. Since  Congress is the law making body this mea (MORE)

What are bills?

a bill is a law that is unapproved and is not in action, if it is appoved it will be the law a bill has to go through many stages before this though and that includes the hous (MORE)

What is a bill attainder?

A bill of attainder is an act of legislature that declares a person  or group of people guilty of some crime and punishes them without  privilege of a judicial trial. The bi (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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