Ninth Amendment Pros And Cons

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The ninth amendment has adapted itself to the modern world. Things that were most definitely unforeseen by our founding fathers have become a part of this amendment. We cannot be denied certain right’s, freedoms, and needs. We are being giving rights to things that should not be controlled by our government. Our country has called itself the land of the free but I don’t feel that we have lived up to that. Daniel A. Farber says, “The Ninth Amendment bears directly on such modern-day constitutional issues as abortion, the right to die, and gay rights.” in his book Retained by The People (http://www.alternet.org/rights/50404/, 1). In the beginning all the founders were doing was stating what simple liberties in the Bill of Rights with some of
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