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11th Amendment Federal courts don’t have the power to hear suits brought against a state by the citizens of another state by foreigners. 12th Amendment Rules regarding the Electoral Collage. 13th Amendment slavery is prohibited. 14th Amendment All people born or naturalized in the U.S. are citizens. 15th Amendment No citizen can be denied the right to vote because of race, color, or because he was a former slave. 16th Amendment 1.Congress has the right to pass income tax law. (IRS internal Revenue Service) 17th Amendment Senators are to be elected directly by the people rather than by state legislatures 11- 17 amendments of the bill of rights!