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" Government created by this compact was not made the exclusive or final judge of the extent of the powers delegated to itself; since that would have made its discretion, and not the constitution, the measure of its powers; but that as in all other cases... "
The Congressional Globe - Page 449
by United States. Congress - 1833
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The Library Of Original Sources: 1800-1833

Oliver J. Thatcher - History - 2004 - 468 pages
...and not the• Constitution, the measure of its powers ;" and that "in all cases of compact between parties having no common judge, each party has an equal right to judge for itself, as well of the infraction as of the mode and measure of redress." Language cannot be more explicit, nor can higher...
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The Lost Cause: A New Southern History of the War of the Confederates

Edward A. Pollard - History - 2004 - 756 pages
...discretion and not the Constitution the measure of its powers; but that as in all other cases of compact among parties having no common judge, each party has an equal right to judge for itself, OS well of infractions as of the mode and measure of redress." The most formidable conflict between...
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The Supremacy Clause: A Reference Guide to the United States Constitution

Christopher R. Drahozal - Law - 2004 - 206 pages
...all other cases of compact among parties having no common Judge, each party has an I't/nal right In Judge for itself, as well of infractions as of the mode and measure of redress}*'' The Virginia Resolutions, drafted by James Madison, provided "that in case of a deliberate, palpable...
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Who Belongs in America?: Presidents, Rhetoric, and Immigration

Vanessa B. Beasley - Political Science - 2006 - 296 pages
...discretion, and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers; but that as in all other cases of compact among parties having no common Judge, each party has...infractions as of the mode and measure of redress.'' 9 Jefferson's defense of states' rights would later be used by John C. Calhoun and others to oppose...
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In the Wake of Slavery: Civil War, Civil Rights, and the Reconstruction of ...

Joseph A. Ranney - History - 2006 - 199 pages
...judge of the extent of the powers delegated to itself . . . but that, as in all other cases of compact among parties having no common judge, each party has...well of infractions, as of the mode and measure of redress."3 The debate continued during the early nineteenth century in response to several unpopular...
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A History of the People of the United St

John Bach McMaster - History - 2006 - 660 pages
...measure of its powers ; but that, as in all other eases of compacts among powers having no common ludge, each party has an equal right to judge for itself...infractions as of the mode and measure of redress. f Amendments, Article L law." Imprisonment of a person, under the protection of the laws of Kentucky,...
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The Essential Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson, Jean M. Yarbrough - Presidents - 1963 - 328 pages
...powers; but that, as in all other cases of compact among powers having no common judge, each part}' has an equal right to judge for itself, as well of...infractions as of the mode and measure of redress. 2. Resolved, That the Constitution of the United States, having delegated to Congress a power to punish...
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Dred Scott and the Problem of Constitutional Evil

Mark A. Graber - History - 2006
...contract neither affirms nor denies the Jeffersonian claim that, "as in all other cases of compact among parties having no common judge, each party has an equal right to judge for itself."183 The parties to the constitutional bargain may have expected that some combination of national...
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The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Constitution

Kevin Gutzman - History - 2007 - 258 pages
...discretion, and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers; but ... as in all other cases of compact among parties having no common judge, each party has...infractions as of the mode and measure of redress." When it came right down to it, the states, which had created the federal government, still bore ultimate...
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Thomas Jefferson and Executive Power

Jeremy D. Bailey - Political Science - 2007
...outlined a program for nullification.116 As Jefferson put it, because the Constitution is a "compact," "each party has an equal right to judge for itself,...infractions as of the mode and measure of redress," and when the national government "assumes undelegated powers, its acts are unauthoritative, void, and...
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