The text of the Virginia Bill of Rights, written in 1776.
- Citation Information
- Excerpt from “The constitution of Virginia; together with the Virginia Bill of Rights, passed June 12, 1776,” Digital Public Library of America, http://dp.la/item/bd4f3ae14496e657e63ce9d667d06fbc.
Courtesy of Harvard University via HathiTrust.
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