Debating the Ninth Amendment

Kurt T. Lash

in The Lost History of the Ninth Amendment

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780195372618
Published online September 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199871742 | DOI:
 Debating the Ninth Amendment

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This chapter considers the events surrounding the ratification of the Ninth Amendment. Topics covered include James Madison's 1791 Speech on the Bank of the United States, redrafting of Madison's original bill of rights, Roger Sherman's draft bill of rights, and Madison's speech opposing the First Bank of the United States.

Keywords: Constitution; James Madison; Roger Sherman; bill of rights

Chapter.  13598 words. 

Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law

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