The fifteenth amendment gave one vote where one lived to "every free white man of 21". No longer did a voter have to own property. Nor could a person vote in as many districts as he owned land.

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15th AMENDMENT | passed by Congress Feb. 1869, ratified March 1870; prohibited denial of the Vote because of Race, Color or previous condition of Servititude; defined national citizenship to include former Slaves; prohibited states from violating privileges of Citizens without due process of law; empowered Congress to reduce representation of any state that denied Vote to males over 21; disqualified from state and national offices all prewar office holders who had supported the…

FEB. 3, 1870 The 15th Amendment granted blacks the right to vote, including former slaves. Click on Pin to View our DVDs for Children.

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1867: African American men were given the right to vote within Iowa. The 15th Amendment, which gave the right nationwide, wasn’t ratified until 1870. #iowabrag

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Judgment in Cases of Impeachment shall not extend further than to removal from Office, and disqualification to hold and enjoy any Office of honor, Trust or Profit under the United States: but the Party convicted shall nevertheless be liable and subject to Indictment, Trial, Judgment and Punishment, according to Law

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"Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution" on @Wikipedia:

The Fifteenth Amendment, prohibiting any government in the United State from denying a citizen the right to vote was ratified February 3rd 1870.

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