If the first 10 amendments were each put to a vote on nation-wide ballot initiatives, how would they fare?
The judge said the right to not be discriminated against under the First and Fourteenth amendments applies to the plaintiffs.
One of Lee's amendments deals with border security, another with E-Verify, and the third with high-skilled visas.
Especially considered in combination with his attack on amendments, it is an assault on the deliberative character of the Senate.
Conventional wisdom will argue that constitutional conventions or amendments are just impossible.
Congress certainly, then, has the right to pass all necessary laws for the enforcement of the 13th, 14th and 15th amendments.
In 1839 he introduced a bill in the House of Assembly embracing these amendments.
A list of these amendments can be found at the end of the text.
A full list of amendments and other notes follow the end of the book.
They rejected the amendments, and demanded a free conference.
early 13c., "betterment, improvement;" c.1300, of persons, "correction, reformation," from Old French amendment, from amender (see amend). Sense expanded to include "correction of error in a legal process" (c.1600) and "alteration of a writ or bill" to remove its faults (1690s).