Know Your Rights?
Arm yourself with truth, justice and the American way
By Carolyn Carlson
One warm late May evening, DC and some friends headed Downtown to hit a few bars and celebrate a friend’s college graduation. He never expected to end up in jail, accused of disorderly conduct. DC is not a stereotypical gangster dude who quibbles with cops just for fun. He is a white, college-educated, 26-year-old Republican who considers himself conservative and pro-law and order. He said he was arrested for what amounts to opening a rear passenger car door and questioning a police officer during a lengthy seat belt violation traffic stop.
How well do you know your civil liberties?
1) The Bill of Rights is made up of amendments:
a. One through 27
b. 11 through 27
c. One through 10
d. Five through 10
2) Which amendment gives us the right to own a gun?
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