Ninth Amendment

The right to have more rights.

How the amendment is written in the constitution.

The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people.

What this means to us.

The ninth amendment declares that the people of the United States have more rights than what is covered in the Bill of Rights. Rights that have not been mentions should also be protected.

Some examples of what the 9th Amendment protects.

How life could be different without these rights.

If other rights were not protected, the government could restrict you from doing anything that wasn't mentioned in the Bill of Rights.