Which Amendment states that the rights in the U.S. Constitution are not the only rights that citizens possess? A. the Second Amendment B. the Fourth Amendment C. the Seventh Amendment D. the Ninth Amendment

QUESTION POSTED AT 14/12/2019 - 04:42 PM

Answered by admin AT 14/12/2019 - 04:42 PM

It would be the "Ninth Amendment" that states that the rights in the U.S. Constitution are not the only rights that citizens possess, since the Founders wanted many rights to be reserved for the people and the states. 
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