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" When the legislative and executive powers are united in the same person, or in the same body of magistrates, there can be no liberty ; because apprehensions may arise, lest the same monarch or senate should enact tyrannical laws, to execute them in a... "
Proceedings of The...reunion... - Page 34
1886
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The Eloquence of the British Senate: Being a Selection of the Best ..., Volume 2

William Hazlitt - Great Britain - 1809
...subject. It was so remarkably to the point, that he would quote it. That great man observes, " When the legislative and executive powers are united in the same person, or in the same body of magistrates, there can be no liberty ; because apprehensions may arise lest the...
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Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 17

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1810
...government be so constituted " as that one man be not afraid of another. " But." says Montesquieu, " when the " legislative and executive powers are '• united in the same person, or in the ' same body of magistrates, there can be ' no Liberty ; because apprehensions ' may arise, lest...
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Cobbett's Weekly Political Register, Volume 17

William Cobbett - History, Modern - 1810
...let us hear what that able and admirable writer Montesquieu says upon this state of things. " vVhen the legislative and executive " powers are united in the same person, " or in the same body of magistrates, " there can be no liberty ; because ap" prehensions may arise, lest...
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Federalist on the New Constitution Written in 1788

1817 - 417 pages
...reasons on which Montesquieu grounds his maxim, are & further demonstration of his meaning. " When the legislative " and executive powers are united in the same person or body,'' says he, " there can be no liberty, because apprehensions may " arise lest the same monarch or senate...
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The Federalist, on the New Constitution, Written in the Year 1788, by Mr ...

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay - United States - 1818 - 671 pages
...reasons on which Montesquieu grounds his maxim, are a further demonstration of his meaning. " When " the legislative and executive powers are united in the " same person or body," says he, " there can be no " liberty, because apprehensions may arise lest the same tl monarch or senate...
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The Federalist: On the New Constitution

Constitutional law - 1826 - 582 pages
...vote. From these facts, by which Montesquieu was guided, it may clearly be inferred, that in saying, " there can be no liberty, " where the legislative and...powers are united in the " same person, or body of magistrates ;" or, " if the power of "judging, be not separated from the legislative and executive...
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Paley's Moral and Political Philosophy

William Paley - Ethics - 1835 - 298 pages
...principle generally acceded to 1 And the following reasons for it are given by Montesquieu : " When the legislative and executive powers are united in the same person or body, there can be no liberty ; because apprehensions may arise lest the same monarch or senate should enact...
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Tracts on law, government, and other political subjects, collected and ed ...

Tracts - 1836
...requisite that the government be so constituted, as that one man need not be afraid of another. •" When the legislative and executive powers are united in the same person, or in the same body of magistrates, there can be no liberty ; because apprehensions may arise lest the...
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The Federalist: On the New Constitution, Written in the Year 1788

Constitutional law - 1837 - 500 pages
...reasons on which Montesquieu grounds his maxim, are a further demonstration of his meaning. " When the legislative " and executive powers are united in the same person or body," says he, "there can be no liberty, because apprehensions may " arise lest the same monarch or senate...
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Commentaries on the constitution and laws of England, incorporated with the ...

Thomas George Western, Jean Louis de Lolme - 1838
...liberty, it is necessary the government be so constituted as that one man be not afraid of another. When the legislative and executive powers are united in the same person, or in the same body of magistrates, there can be no liberty, because apprehensions may arise lest the...
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