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That violated Cosby’s Fifth Amendment rights, wrote Justice David Wecht.Bill Cosby released from prison after sexual assault conviction is vacated by Pennsylvania Supreme Court|Sonia Rao, Paul Farhi, Manuel Roig-Franzia|June 30, 2021|Washington Post
“Such a regime makes no sense, either as a matter of Fifth Amendment law or of military planning,” it says.Groups ask Supreme Court to declare the all-male military draft unconstitutional|Robert Barnes|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
That apparently is a reference to his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination.Proud Boys leader barred from District by judge following his arrest|Peter Hermann, Keith L. Alexander|January 6, 2021|Washington Post
But on Thursday Boxer triggered a Golden State political earthquake, announcing that she would not seek a fifth term in 2016.The Golden State Preps for the ‘Red Wedding’ of Senate Races|David Freedlander|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Open-carry activists are known for baiting cops into on-camera arguments about the Second Amendment and state laws.Texas Gun Slingers Police the Police—With a Black Panthers Tactic|Brandy Zadrozny|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They would not, for example, supersede federal law regarding the Establishment Clause in the First Amendment.
He branded it a fifth-column invasion into popular culture, normalizing radical, even communist ambitions.Glenn Beck Is Now Selling Hipster Clothes. Really.|Ana Marie Cox|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Either we believe the First Amendment is worth defending or we do not.The Sony Hack and America’s Craven Capitulation To Terror|David Keyes|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These Rules (leaving out the Tenor) serves for five bells; and leaving out the fifth and Tenor, they serve for four bells.Tintinnalogia, or, the Art of Ringing|Richard Duckworth and Fabian Stedman
After about the forty-fifth year it becomes gradually less; after seventy-five years it is about one-half the amount given.
Ordinarily the diazo appears a little earlier than the Widal reaction—about the fourth or fifth day—but it may be delayed.
In the next two days he re-wrote the twenty thousand, and on the fifth day he tore it into shreds and threw it to the winds.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
A fifth by the sheer hazard of a lucky "deal" acquires a fortune without work at all.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
British Dictionary definitions for Fifth Amendment
Cultural definitions for Fifth Amendment
One of the ten amendments to the United States Constitution that make up the Bill of Rights. The Fifth Amendment imposes restrictions on the government's prosecution of persons accused of crimes. It prohibits self-incrimination and double jeopardy and mandates due process of law.