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The Most Frequently Ignored Parts Of The US Constitution

It may be the law of the land, but the US Constitution is still often ignored, whether it be by the federal and state governments or, worst of all, the people themselves. Parts of the Constitution have ended up breezed past again and again.

Sometimes, Constitutional meaning isn't clear. Other times, someone would just rather not adhere to a particular sections of clause. Fortunately, issues such as these have improved over the past 200+ years as the Supreme Court has clarified what certain portions mean. That said, there are parts of the United States Constitution still have problems. This is a list of the sections of the Constitution that have been swept aside, forgotten, or conveniently ignored.