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Library of Congress: Congress - 14th Amendment 2nd section

The 14th Amendment to the Constitution Is Ratified

By July 9, 1868

The 14th Amendment to the Constitution is ratified. The amendment, in part, requires that no state shall “deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws.”


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