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" If any one proposition could command the universal assent of mankind, we might expect it would be this — that the government of the Union, though limited in its powers, is supreme within its sphere of action. "
An Argument on the Unconstitutionality of Slavery: Embracing an Abstract of ... - Page 387
by George Washington Frost Mellen - 1841 - 440 pages
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The Government of the People of the United States

Francis Newton Thorpe - Constitutional law - 1889 - 308 pages
...State sovereignties. The Government of the Union is emphatically and truly a government of the people. The Government of the Union, though limited in its powers, is supreme within the sphere of its action. Its laws, when made in pursuance of the Constitution, form the supreme law...
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Lectures on the Constitution of the United States

Samuel Freeman Miller - Constitutional law - 1891 - 765 pages
...the supremacy of their respective laws, when they are in opposition, must be settled. " If any one proposition could command the universal assent of...its powers, is supreme within its sphere of action. This would seem to result, LECTURE ii. necessarily, from its nature. It is the governimpiied powers....
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ... and Rules ...

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1892
...court has no doubt. As was said by Chief Justice Marshall, in the great case of McCulloch v. Maryland, "The government of the Union, though limited in its powers, is supreme within its sphere of action." " No trace is to be found in the Constitution of an intention to create a dependence of the government...
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Nullification, Secession, Webster's Argument, and the Kentucky and Virginia ...

Caleb William Loring - Kentucky and Virginia resolutions of 1798 - 1893 - 171 pages
...declared : " If any one proposition would command the universal assent of mankind, we might expect it to be this, that the government of the Union, though...limited in its powers, is supreme within its sphere." Even further, the United States Court interfered and took from the State court of Virginia jurisdiction...
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Cases on Constitutional Law: With Notes, Part 1

James Bradley Thayer - Constitutional law - 1894
...opposition, must be settled. If any one proposition could command the universal assent of mankind, we migbt expect it would be this: that the government of the...its powers, is supreme within its sphere of action. This would seem to result necessarily from its nature. It is the government of all ; its powers are...
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A Course in Civil Government: Based on "The Government of the People of the ...

Francis Newton Thorpe - United States - 1894 - 224 pages
...State sovereignties. The Government of the Union is emphatically and truly a government of the people. The Government of the Union, though limited in its powers, is supreme within the sphere of its action. Its laws, when made in pursuance of the Constitution, form the supreme law...
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Brightly's Purdon's Digest: A Digest of the Statute Law of the ..., Volume 1

Pennsylvania - Bill drafting - 1894
...which a state cannot do. New Hampshire v. Louisiana, 108 US 76. The government of the United States, though limited in its powers, is supreme within its sphere of action. McCitlloch v. Maryland, 4 Wheat. 405. United States v. Cathcart, 1 Bond 556. Tennessee v. Davit, 100...
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Cases on Constitutional Law: With Notes, Volume 1

James Bradley Thayer - Constitutional law - 1895 - 2434 pages
...and the supremacy of their respective laws, when they are in opposition, must be settled. If any one he security of which is essential to that happiness,...whether it is not wiser that this power should be exerci oowers, is supreme within its sphere of ^ action. This would seem to result necessarily from its nature....
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The Theory of the State, Its Nature, Its Functions, Its Rights & Its ...

George H. Smith - Political science - 1895 - 162 pages
...State, denies the obligation of a law enacted by the Legislature of the Union (p. 400) Thegovernment of the Union, though limited in its powers, is supreme within its sphere of action (405) (But) Should Congress, under the pretext of executing its powers, pass laws for the accomplishment...
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The Minnesota Law Journal, Volume 4

Law - 1896
...dictates of reason, be allowed to select the means." Upon still another occasion he said: "if any one proposition could command the universal assent of...it would be this, that the government of the Union, although limited in its powers, is supreme within its sphere of action. * * it is the government...
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