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“The Relationship of Old Black Gold to Law Enforcement”

“The Relationship of Old Black Gold to Law Enforcement”

(From “Moman Pruiett, Criminal Lawyer,” by Moman Pruiett (1945)) Speech by Moman Pruiett to the Oklahoma Electric Club, Oklahoma City February 21, 1927 “The Relationship of Old Black Gold to Law Enforcement” “They are slaves who fear to speak For the fallen and the weak; They are slaves who will not choose Hatred, scoffing and […]

The Constitution of the United States: Amendment 5 (Fifth Amendment – Trial and Punishment, Compensation for Takings)

The Constitution of the United States: Amendment 5 (Fifth Amendment – Trial and Punishment, Compensation for Takings)

The Constitution of the United States: Amendment 5 (Amendments 1-10 are known as the Bill Of Rights) (5th Amendment) Amendment V. (Trial and Punishment, Compensation for Takings) 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 […]