Thursday, June 30, 2005

The Fifth Amedment.

"No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offence to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation."

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No free man shall be arrested, or imprisoned, or deprived of his property, or outlawed, or exiled, or in any way destroyed, nor shall we go against him or send against him, unless by legal judgement of his peers, or by the law of the land."

2 comments:

Dr. Phat Tony said...

Unfortunately they ruled the way they did because they believe someone petitioning the city coucil and having them rule eminent domain "due process"

Damian G. said...

Now we are but a heartbeat away from Communist rule...
Community over the individual...
May God help us all.