Bust out your magnifying glass. We're taking an up-close look at Sixth Amendment of the US Constitution.
Passed by Congress: 25 September 1789
Ratified: 15 December 1791
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.