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UNDERSTANDING THE 14TH AMENDMENT

Understanding the 14th Amendment The 14th Amendment clause was added in the Bill of Rights to abolish the practice of slavery and to provide equal rights to immigrant slaves. It included a significant population of African American people. The Five Sections of the 14 Amendment The Section 3 clause of the 14th Amendment states that no person shall be a Senator or Representative of the Congress, elector, President or Vice President, or hold any office, civil, the military under the US or under a US state, who are under an Oath of the US constitution Section 4 states that any Apportionment of House of Representatives members based on the entire state debts incurred due to the payment of pensions, and population, excluding the native Americans not taxed. bounties for the services in suppressing insurrection or rebellion, shall not be It allows a proportionate representation of congressional representatives and puts an end to the African American questioned. Community's sufferings. All people by birth or who have undergone the US's naturalization process are the country's rightful 6, Congress is empowered to implement in legislation all the sections mentioned in the 14th Amendment citizens. There is no state or Federal Law that forbids US citizens from any privilege or immunities under the citizenship law. The 14th Amendment is one of the most important amendments and is frequently used. However, it is also criticized for not being gender-neutral. The exclusion of the Rights of the Native Americans does not adhere clearly under the sections. GETLEGA L' com VISIT Www.GETLEGAL.COM FOR MORE TIPS.

UNDERSTANDING THE 14TH AMENDMENT

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Inequality is still persistent in the 21st century. The historic uprising worldwide to provide equal rights demonstrates a sense of unity and liberty among people. In the US, before the 14th Amendment...

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