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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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A Few Lectures on Natural Law

Henry St. George Tucker - Natural law - 1844 - 128 pages
...laws not only unconstitutional but void and of no force, and that in every case " each state has a right to judge for itself as well of infractions as of the mode and measure of redress." But Virginia Went not so far. Though she exerted with most powerful effect the force of argument and...
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Southern Quarterly Review, Volume 7

Daniel Kimball Whitaker, Milton Clapp, William Gilmore Simms, James Henley Thornwell - 1845
...of the extent of the powers delegated to itself, — but, as in all oilier cases of compacts between parties, having no common judge, each party has an...infractions as of the mode and measure of redress. Whenever any State which is suffering under this oppression, shall lose all reasonable hope of redress,...
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The Political Annals of South-Carolina

James Dunwoody Brownson De Bow - South Carolina - 1845 - 50 pages
...judge of the extent of the powers delegated to itself,—but, as in all other cases of compacts between parties, having no common judge, each party has an...infractions as of the mode and measure of redress. Whenever any State which is suffering under this oppression, shall lose all reasonable hope of redress,...
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The Life of Hon. Nathaniel Chipman, LL.D.: Formerly Member of the United ...

Daniel Chipman - Judges - 1846 - 402 pages
...discretion, 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 operation as of the mode and measure of redress." " Language," says Mr. Calhoun, " cannot be more...
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Annals of the West: Embracing a Concise Account of Principal Events which ...

James Handasyd Perkins - Electronic books - 1846 - 591 pages
...final 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 an equal right to judge for himself, as well as of infractions as to mode and manner of redress." And this doctrine was further...
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The Statesmen of America in 1846

Sarah Mytton Maury - Statesmen - 1847 - 261 pages
...discretion and not the Constitution, the measure of itt powers;' and that,' in all cases of compact between parties having no common judge, each party has an equal right to judge for himself, as well of the infraction as of the mode and measure of redress. ' " * I copy from a publication...
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The Virginia Report of 1799-1800: Touching the Alien and Sedition Laws ...

Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates - Alien and Sedition laws, 1798 - 1850 - 264 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. v 2. Resolved, That the Constitution of the United States having delegated to Congress a power to punish...
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The Virginia Report of 1799-1800: Touching the Alien and Sedition Laws ...

Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates - Alien and Sedition laws, 1798 - 1850 - 264 pages
...in all other cases of compact .among parties having no common judge, each party has an equal. fight 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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A Disquisition on Government

John Caldwell Calhoun - Political science - 1851 - 406 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...infractions as of the mode and measure of redress." The other is in the following words : " That the construction applied by the general government, (as...
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A Disquisition on government and a discourse on the Constitution and ...

John Caldwell Calhoun - United States - 1851
...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...infractions as of the mode and measure of redress." The other is in the following words : " That the construction applied by the general government, (as...
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