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Originalists often hold that it is incorrect to use the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to strike down laws that discriminate because?
1 it runs contrary to the 10th Amendment.
2 laws that discriminate must be said to reflect the will of the majority.
3 it was not intended to protect people against discrimination.
4 it was only intended to protect the rights of newly freed slaves and no others.

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    Number 3

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    I say 3 too

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