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Which of the choices below significantly undermined states' rights? passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Act the secession of the Confederate states the Supreme Court's Dred Scott decision ratification of the Fourteenth Amendment

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  1. Carl_Pham
    • 3 years ago
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    The Fourteenth Amendment. It enforced a definition of citizenship on the states, thus overturning Dred Scott v. Sanford, and provided a mechanism for enforcing the Bill of Rights on states. Thus citizens could now sue their states in Federal court for abridging their constitutional rights.

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