Amendment I (Petition and Assembly)

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Document 9

Stamp Act Congress, Declaration of Rights, sec. 13

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13th. That it is the right of the British subjects in these colonies, to petition the king or either house of parliament.

The Founders' Constitution
Volume 5, Amendment I (Petition and Assembly), Document 9
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Sources of Our Liberties. Edited by Richard L. Perry under the general supervision of John C. Cooper. [Chicago:] American Bar Foundation, 1952.