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American Minute – Tennessee

July 25, 2008 by


Exclusive: William J. Federer’s American Minute Tennessee’s Constitutional Convention composed its State Constitution in 1796. The U.S. Congress accepted it and President George Washington signed the bill admitting Tennessee as the 16th State on June 1, 1796. The Tennessee Constitution, Article XI, Section III, stated: “All men have a natural and indefeasible right to worship […]