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What rights are guaranteed by the US Constitution's Bill of Rights?
February 19, 2017 5:08PM
The Bill of Rights is in the US Constitution and guarantees rights that are vital to a free and open democratic society. The Bill of Rights specifies such important rights as freedom of speech and the freedom of the press. The idea behind these ten amendments is to make sure the federal government does not become a tyranny.