Unformatted text preview: raise the constitutional rights of the married people with whom they had a professional relationship. In examining the United States Constitution, the Court found a right of privacy implicit in the Third Amendment's prohibition against the quartering of soldiers, the Fourth Amendment's right of people to be secure in their persons, the Fifth Amendment's right against self-incrimination, and the Ninth Amendment's right to retain rights not enumerated in the Constitution. The right of privacy to use birth control measures was found to be a legitimate one. Thus, the Court concluded that Conn. Gen. Stat. § 53-32 (rev. 1958) was unconstitutional. OUTCOME: The Court reversed defendants' convictions. SC took the case just to strike it down....
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- Spring '10
- Supreme Court of the United States, Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Gen. Stat.