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" The power and jurisdiction of parliament, says Sir Edward Coke, is so transcendent and absolute that it cannot be confined. either for causes or persons, within any bounds. "
The Crown and Its Advisers; Or, Queen, Ministers, Lords and Commons - Page 216
by Alexander Charles Ewald - 1870 - 222 pages
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The Works of the Honourable James Wilson, L.L.D., Late One of the Associate ...

James Wilson, Bird Wilson - Electronic books - 1804 - 1464 pages
...the English law. I excepted one instance. It is this — " The power and jurisdiction of parliament is so transcendent and absolute, that it cannot be...either for causes or persons, within any bounds." " For this, the authority of my Lord Coke in his fourth Institute is quoted. I have examined the passage....
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books, Volume 1

William Blackstone - Law - 1807
...considered as one aggregate body. THE power and jurisdiction of parliament, says sir Edward Coke c, is so transcendent and absolute, that it cannot be...confined, either for causes or persons, within any bounds. And of this high court, he adds, it may be truly said, " si an" tiquitatem sfiectes, est vetugtissima...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 4

David Phineas Adams, William Emerson, Samuel Cooper Thacher - 1807
...Every lawyer knows *be powet of parliament is so transcendant •and absolute, (1. El. Com. 160, 161) that it cannot be 'confined either for causes or persons within any bounds. That it can do every thing that is not naturatty impossible. The meaning t>f which is, that there is...
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The British Encyclopedia, Or Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ..., Volume 5

William Nicholson - Natural history - 1809
...representatives of the Commons of the Realm, in Parliament assembled. The power and jurisdiction of Parliament is so transcendent and absolute, that it cannot be confined, either for causes or person*, within any bounds. The Parliament must be summoned hy the King, and not by authority of either...
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The British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences, Volume 5

William Nicholson - 1809
...representatives of the Commons of the Realm, in Parliament assembled. The power and jurisdiction of Parliament b so transcendent and absolute, that it cannot be confined, either for causes or perlons, within any bounds. The Parliament must be summoned by the King, and not by authority ef either...
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British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ..., Volume 9

William Nicholson - Natural history - 1821
...representatives of the Commons of the Realm, in Parliament assembled. The power and jurisdiction of Parliament is so transcendent and absolute, that it cannot be...either for causes or persons, within any bounds. The Parliament must be summoned by the King, and not by authority of either house, at least forty days...
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American Edition of the British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of ..., Volume 9

William Nicholson - Natural history - 1821
...representatives of the Commons of the Realm, in Parliament assembled. The power and jurisdiction of Parliament is so transcendent and absolute, that it cannot be...either for causes or persons, within any bounds. The Parliament must be summoned by the King, and not by authority of either house, at least forty days...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the General Court and ..., Volume 3

Maryland. Court of Appeals, Thomas Harris, Reverdy Johnson - Law reports, digests, etc - 1826
...scope of their authority. Anil Sir Edward Coke informs us, "the power and jurisdiction of parliament is so transcendent and absolute, that it cannot be confined, either for cause* or per tons, within any bounds." This passage is cited and approved by Sir William filack»lone,...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books, Volume 1

Sir William Blackstone - Law - 1825
...aggregate body. THE power and jurisdiction of parliament, says sir Edward Coke g, is so transcendant and absolute, that it cannot be confined, either for causes or persons, within any bounds. And of this high court, he adds, it may be truly said, " si <{ antiquitatem spectes, est vetustissima...
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Portugal, Or Who is the Lawful Successor to the Throne: Being an Enquiry ...

Paulo Midosi - Brazil - 1828 - 168 pages
...Constitution. In Great Britain, Sir Edward Coke observes, " that the power and jurisdiction of Parliament is so transcendent and absolute, that it cannot be...either for causes or persons, within any bounds."* Blackstone adds, " it hath sovereign and uncontrollable authority in making, confirming, enlarging,...
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