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    The Ninth Amendment & Unenumerated Rights

    ♪♪Music♪♪ This lecture is entitled, entitled bottom of the 9th. What I want to do in this lecture is talk about the 9th amendment of the Constitution. The last substantive rights based amendment in what we call collectively the Bill of Rights. The 9th amendment in the words of the eminent Jack Rakove is a joker that’s never been played. It’s a card that’s never been played in a hand in Constitutional law in any meaningful way in American Constitutional history though some Justices have used the amendment to justify their opinion; it has never been the basis of a majority therefore binding precedent of American Constitutional law. But it’s…

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    The Ninth Amendment & Unenumerated Rights

    ♪♪Music♪♪ This lecture is entitled, entitled bottom of the 9th. What I want to do in this lecture is talk about the 9th amendment of the Constitution. The last substantive rights based amendment in what we call collectively the Bill of Rights. The 9th amendment in the words of the eminent Jack Rakove is a joker that’s never been played. It’s a card that’s never been played in a hand in Constitutional law in any meaningful way in American Constitutional history though some Justices have used the amendment to justify their opinion; it has never been the basis of a majority therefore binding precedent of American Constitutional law. But it’s…

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    The Ninth Amendment & Unenumerated Rights

    ♪♪Music♪♪ This lecture is entitled, entitled bottom of the 9th. What I want to do in this lecture is talk about the 9th amendment of the Constitution. The last substantive rights based amendment in what we call collectively the Bill of Rights. The 9th amendment in the words of the eminent Jack Rakove is a joker that’s never been played. It’s a card that’s never been played in a hand in Constitutional law in any meaningful way in American Constitutional history though some Justices have used the amendment to justify their opinion; it has never been the basis of a majority therefore binding precedent of American Constitutional law. But it’s…

  • The Ninth Amendment & Unenumerated Rights
    Articles

    The Ninth Amendment & Unenumerated Rights

    ♪♪Music♪♪ This lecture is entitled, entitled bottom of the 9th. What I want to do in this lecture is talk about the 9th amendment of the Constitution. The last substantive rights based amendment in what we call collectively the Bill of Rights. The 9th amendment in the words of the eminent Jack Rakove is a joker that’s never been played. It’s a card that’s never been played in a hand in Constitutional law in any meaningful way in American Constitutional history though some Justices have used the amendment to justify their opinion; it has never been the basis of a majority therefore binding precedent of American Constitutional law. But it’s…