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Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution

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The Fifteenth Amendment

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The Reconstruction Amendments: The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments

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On the 15th Amendment to the US Constitution

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U.S. History | 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments

The Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits the federal and state governments from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's "race, color, or previous condition of servitude". It was ratified on February 3, 1870, as the third and last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
    • Background 

    • Proposal and ratification 

    • Application