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Why did Americans want a bill of rights to the Constitution?
The Americans wanted their rights protected and they wanted a Bill Of Rights to ensure it was protected ...
What did the anti-federalists wanted protected from the government?
They wanted a bill of rights, guaranteeing personal rights to the citizens (speech, religion, etc.). See Wikipedia search: 'Bill of Rights'. ...
Why might the anti federalists have wanted a bill of rights in the document?
The Constitution was originally written with no amendments. The part before the Bill of Rights has everything about how to run a government and nothing guaranteeing the rights of any citizen. The antifederalists wanted a Bill of Rights to ensure the Constitution guaranteed rights to citizens. ...
Why did some Americans want a bill of rights added to the constitution?
The constitution lacked a bill of rights to protect individual freedoms so antifederalists were afraid their freedom would be taken away. The Americans wanted their rights protected and they wanted a Bill Of Rights to ensure it was protected ...
Why did Jefferson want the bill of rights added to the constitution?
Jefferson wanted the Bill of Rights to protect the liberties from others and the government. ...
What does the Twelfth amendment in the bill of rights mean?
they wanted independence to the bill of rights whas to take away the the intolerable acts ...
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Why was the Bill of Rights put in the constitution?
It was because James Madison wanted to make a bill of rights and the legislaters put it in the Constitution to reflect the rights of the people. ...
What is the difference of anti-federalists and federalists and papers?
federalists wanted the constitution to remainn in its origanal state without the bill of rights. anti federalists wanted the bill of rights ...
Which of these best explains why citizens wanted a bill of rights?
The citizens wanted a bill of rights because they thought the government had too much power after they changed the constitution. Or Protection from the government...APEX ! ...
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What group was for adding a bill of rights to the constitution?
The Non-Federalists wanted tha Bill of Rights to ensure that that the Government could not take away the rights of the people. ...