Treasure Hunt 2014
TH9 will be released as a mobile device application available through the App Store. The initial App will feature the first chapter of TH9 centering on the First Amendment. Beginning on January 1, 2014, subsequent chapters will released in the form of updates to the original App. TH9 will challenge your knowledge of:
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
(November 28, 2013 – December 31, 2013)
A well-regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.
(January 1, 2014 – January 31, 2014)
The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.
(February 1, 2014 – February 28, 2014)
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 in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offence to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation.
(March 1, 2014 – March 31, 2014)
In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the Assistance of Counsel for his defence.
(April 1, 2014 – April 30, 2014)
Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.
(May 1, 2014 – May 31, 2014)