I believe one of the very first things that we had a problem with was being taxed without permission, which of course is called taxation without representation. Just like today’s age, our taxes go up every time we have to make amends for the government’s mistakes. One example would be the trillion dollar debt that we have now this is something that causes our taxes to go higher, because it has to be paid back. They have to make up for their losses. So we get taxed.
Another one of the big grievances was not having a trial by jury. This is something that we had a big problem with in the beginning people taking justice into their own hands, and if they said you were guilty, whether you ...view middle of the document...
The Bill of Rights
I believe that the Bill of Rights came about because the convention of the number of states having at the time of their adopting the Constitution express a desire in order to prevent misconstruction or abuse of its powers that a further declaratory and restrictive should be added as extending the ground of public confidence in the government will best ensure the benefits of it institution.
The Senate and House of Representatives of United States of America in Congress assembled two thirds of both of the house concurring that the following articles would be proposed to the latest are at of several of the states as amendments to the Constitution of the United States. This man the Senate and House of Representatives the United States and Congress had to assemble and two thirds in a house at concur that the following articles be proposed reforms the legislator had to agree upon, and they did.
Here are the ten amendments that were but into the bill of rights.
1) “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.” (www.archives.gov.com)
2) “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.” (www.archives.gov.com)
3) “No Soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house, without the consent of the Owner, nor in time of war, but in a manner to be prescribed by law.” (www.archives.gov.com)
4) “The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.”(www.archives.gov.com)
5) “No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or...