What Is the Purpose of the Preamble?

Preamble to constitution

The framers of the United States Constitution sought to construct a document that would clarify their intention to break away from the crown of England.

Free Speech and the First Amendment

First Amendment

The principle of free speech and freedom of the press is sacrosanct to most Americans. And the First Amendment to the United States Constitution is arguably the most discussed legal topic of all time. 

What Is a Constitution?

US Constitution

Resources related to “What is a constitution?”: Constitution Definition The word “constitution” comes from the Latin word constitutio. It is a collection of foundational principles or precedents that make up (or constitute) the legal basis of an organization or government by determining how that entity will be governed. Constitution Meaning Similar terms for a constitution include […]