Thursday, June 26, 2014

The Post Constitutional Era! Part XXXII

Amendment 7 - Trial by Jury in Civil Cases

 In Suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved, and no fact tried by a jury, shall be otherwise re-examined in any Court of the United States, than according to the rules of the common law.

 Notes for this amendment: Proposed 9/25/1789 - Ratified 12/15/1791

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