The 13th amendment which was passed in 1865, was the amendment to the U.S. Constitution that abolish slavery.
The 13th amendment states that, neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as punishment for a crime where of the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.
You may not be sentenced to jail unless you have been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment.
Alpharetta criminal defense attorney Scott Miller, has worked diligently for many years to defend clients who have been wrongly accused of criminal acts. He has been extremely successful in he is endeavors.
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