by Chris Devers
Question by dicegamble: How do state constitutions compare in length and detail to the United States constitution?
How do state constitutions compare in length and detail to the United States constitution
Answer by optical illusion
Here are some helpful links for your review.
Constitution for the United States of America
Each state in the United States has its own constitution. Of course, all state constitutions are inferior (in a legal sense) to the United States Constitution, and when reading state constitutions, this must be kept in mind – a state constitution, for example, cannot validly authorize a state religion. However, many state constitutions guarantee civil rights that the United States Constitution does not. The Vermont Constitution, for example, abolished slavery long before the U.S. Constitution did so.
Below is a list of links to online versions of state constitutions.
The following U.S. territories also have constitutions:
US Virgin Islands
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