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originally posted by: Greathouse
a reply to: Aazadan
You are showing a limited understanding of the constitution by only referring to the Bill of Rights. Myself I would strengthen section 3 article 3 Treason remove the two witness requirement and add lending comfort to the enemy ( by giving financial support or supporting anyone that is actively involved against us.
The Articles (7)
Article I (1) The Legislative Branch
A long part with 10 sections, creates the Congress to make laws, divides Congress into a Senate and House of Representatives, makes rules for election of members, gives some powers to Congress, limits other powers
Article II (2) The Executive Branch
Sets up the presidency and vice presidency to carry out or execute the laws, election rules, powers of the president, how to impeach
Article III (3) The Judicial Branch
Sets up the Supreme Court, duties and powers of Supreme Court and federal courts, power of judicial review, defines treason
Article IV (4) The States
Creates rules for states to get along with other states, guarantees to states, admitting states to the Union
Article V (5) Making Amendments
How to add amendments to the Constitution
Article VI (6) Supreme Law of the Land
The Constitution is the highest law of the land
Article VII (7) Ratification
The Constitution became effective when 9 out of 13 states approved it