Wednesday, August 23, 2006

See, I told you so...

"A bill of rights is only an acknowledgment of the preƫxisting claim to rights in the people. They belong to us as much as if they had been inserted in the Constitution."
- George Nicholas, June 16, 1788, The Debates in the Several State Conventions, (Virginia), on the Adoption of the Federal Constitution. [Elliot's Debates, Volume 3].


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