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Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.

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Q: What is the Actual Wording of the First Amendment?
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What type of amendment do not change the wording of the Constitution?

the first

Does the wording of the first amendment reflect a hostility toward religion?

No it does not. It mearly states that government will have no say in religion

What is the Actual Wording of the Second Amendment?

A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.

Who prepared the actual wording of the declaration of independence?


Why did many women's rights activists object to the wording of the Fifteenth Amendment?

The amendment did not extend the right to vote to all Americans.

What was made possible as a result of the wording of the Thirteenth Amendment?

Convict labor could be used

What do you call a change to the amendment?

Another Amendment. Amendments may be changed only by a later amendment. If a particular amendment needs to be changed, it is not changed the way a law would be amended by deleting or adding wording. Amendments are changed by adoption of a later amendment that states that the prior amendment is changed in a certain way.

What is an example of the first amendment?

There are many different examples of the 'st amendment. The March for Life in D.C. and the occupy Wall Street movement are but two examples. Here is the relevant wording of the 1st amendment: The First Amendment (Amendment I) to the United States Constitution prohibits the making of any law respecting an establishment of religion, impeding the free exercise of religion, abridging the freedom of speech, infringing on the freedom of the press, interfering with the right to peaceably assemble.

How do you restate the fifth amendment?

You don't. It is written and interpreted exactly as stated in the Constitution. It is not subject to a change in wording.

Which amendment was passed first?

The first amendment

Which Amendment did the Twenty-first Amendment repeal in 1933?

The twenty-first amendment repeals the eighteenth amendment.

what Act was found unconstitutional by the Supreme Court because of the wording of the Fourteenth Amendment?

Civils Right Act of 1875

When was the first amendment created?

The First Amendment was created in 1766.

Who was against the first amendment?

who didn't want the first amendment

Which amendment did the Twenty-first Amendment repeal?

18th amendment

The Twenty-first amendment brought an end to what?

The Twenty-First Amendment brought an end to Prohibition (the Eighteenth Amendment). The Twenty-first amendment was ratified on December 5, 1933.

What is the first amendment in the United States?

The first amendment is well the first amendment. The first amendment prohibits the making of any law, impedes the free excercise of religion, the freedom of speech and more topics.

Which amendment does the Twenty First Amendment repeal?

The Twenty First Amendment repeals the Eighteenth Amendment, which prohibited the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages.

Which amendment was reversed by the eighteenth Amendment?

The twenty first amendment reversed the 18 amendment

Was there a case involving the first amendment?

what contoversy involves the first amendment

What is the first amendment of the US?

The First Amendment of the U.S. is Freedom of Speech.

What was First Amendment did it contribute to?

The first amendment is the freedom of speech and press.

What s the twenty-first amendment?

The twenty-first amendment repealed the eighteenth amendment, ending prohibition of alcohol.

Which amendment specifically repeals another amendment?

The twenty-first amendment nullifies the eighteenth amendment.

What is the 9th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution?

== == The nineth Amendment assures people that there are rights that memebers of a free society are entitled to.The official wording of the 9th amendment is "The enumeration in the Constitution of certain rights shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people."