14th Amendment. The Fourteenth Amendment addresses many aspects of citizenship and the rights of citizens. The most commonly used -- and frequently litigated...
The 14th amendment is a very important amendment that defines what it means to be a US citizen and protects certain rights of the people.
The 14th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified on July 9, 1868, and granted citizenship to “all persons born or naturalized in the United States,” which included former slaves recently freed.
Andrew Johnson. Library of Congress. The 14th amendment to the US Constitution was ratified on July 9, 1868 during the Reconstruction era.
Featuring 100 milestone documents of American history from the National Archives. Includes images of original primary source documents, lesson plans, teacher and student competitions, and educational resources.
13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery.
The Fourteenth Amendment (Amendment XIV) to the United States Constitution was adopted on July 9, 1868, as one of the Reconstruction Amendments. The amendment addresses citizenship rights and equal protection of the laws...
The Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution extended the liberties and rights given in the Bill of Rights to former slaves in the years immediately following the American Civil War. Following the Civil War, Congress submitted to the states three amendments as part of its Reconstruction...
Definition of 14th Amendment in the Legal Dictionary - by Free online English dictionary and encyclopedia.
History Most of the significant history of the 14th Amendment appears in the text of Original Intent’s citizenship treatise.
On the 147th anniversary of the 14th Amendment, Constitution Daily looks at 10 historic Supreme Court cases about due process and equal protection under the law.