Bill of privilege

BILL OF PRIVILEGE, Eng. law. A process issued out of the court against an attorney, who is privileged from arrest, instead of process demanding bail. 3 Bl. Com. 289.

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Article III - a set of provisions known collectively as the 'Bill of Rights,' not the Bill of Privileges - Section 4 uses language that goes back to the 1935 Constitution: 'No law shall be passed abridging the freedom of speech, of expression, or of the press, or the right of the people peaceably to assemble and petition the government for redress of grievances.'