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The Framers of the Bill of Rights did not purport to 'create' rights. Rather, they designed the Bill of Rights to prohibit our Government from infringing rights and liberties presumed to be preexisting.

William J. Brennan, Jr.


Author Profession: Judge
Nationality: American
Born: April 25, 1906
Died: July 24, 1997


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