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" There is no position which depends on clearer principles than that every act of a delegated authority, contrary to the tenor of the commission under which it is exercised, is void. No legislative act, therefore, contrary to the Constitution can be valid.... "
Reports of Cases in Law and Equity, Argued and Determined in the Supreme ... - Page 32
by Georgia. Supreme Court - 1850
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Federalist: a Collection of Essays, Written in Favor of the New Constitution ...

1865 - 615 pages
...void. No Legislative act, therefore, contrary to the Constitution, can be valid. To deny this, would be to affirm, that the deputy is greater than his principal...the People themselves ; that men acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. If it be said that...
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The Federalist: A Commentary on the Constitution of the United States : a ...

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay - Constitutional law - 1869 - 659 pages
...therefore, contrary to the const! tutipji,-cau/ be valid. To deny this, would be to affirm, that thedeputy is' greater than his principal; that the servant is...the people themselves; that men, acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. If it be said that...
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La Revue critique de législation et de jurisprudence du Canada, Volume 2

Jurisprudence - 1872
...void. No legislative act therefore contrary to the Constitution can be valid. tTo deny this would be to affirm that the deputy is greater than his principal;...the people themselves ; that men acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers authorize but what they forbid." * In the case of Marbury...
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Report of the Proceedings of the ... Annual Meeting of the Missouri Bar ...

Missouri Bar Association - Bar associations - 1913
...void. No legislative act, therefore, contrary to the Constitution, can be valid. To deny this would be to affirm that the deputy is greater than his principal...the people themselves; that men, acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid." This right does...
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Cases Decided on the British North America Act, 1867, in the Privy ..., Volume 1

John Robison Cartwright - Canada - 1882
...void. No legislative Act, therefore, contrary to the Constitution can be valid. To deny this would be to affirm that the deputy is greater than his principal...people themselves ; that men, acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers authorize, but what they forbid." In the case of Marbury...
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A General Treatise on Statutes: Their Rules of Construction, and the Proper ...

Sir Fortunatus Dwarris - Constitutional law - 1885 - 693 pages
...these propositions, would be to affirm, that the deputy is greater than his principal ; and the servant above his master ; that the representatives of the...the people themselves ; that men acting by virtue of powers, may do, not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid." b By no provision...
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The Works of Alexander Hamilton, Volume 9

Alexander Hamilton - Finance - 1886
...void. No legislative act, therefore, contrary to the Constitution, can be valid. To deny this, would be to affirm, that the deputy is greater than his principal...the people themselves ; that men acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. If it be said that...
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The American Decisions: Containing All the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 8

Law reports, digests, etc - 1886
...can perform no act which, if contrary to that will, should be deemed lawful. " To deny this would be to. affirm that the deputy is greater than his principal;...the people themselves; that men acting by virtue of power may do ' not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid.' " Their oaths of...
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The Federalist: A Commentary on the Constitution of the United States, Being ...

James Madison, John Jay - Constitutional history - 1888 - 586 pages
...void. No legislative act, therefore, contrary to the Constitution, can be valid. To deny this, would be to affirm, that the deputy is greater than his principal...the people themselves ; that men acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. If it be said that...
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Constitutional History and Political Development of the United States

Simon Sterne - Constitutional history - 1888 - 361 pages
...void. No legislative act, therefore, contrary to the Constitution can be valid. To deny this would be to affirm that the deputy is greater than his principal...the people themselves ; that men acting by virtue of powers may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. If it be said that...
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