Albany Law Journal, Volume 27

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Weed, Parsons & Company, 1883 - Law
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Page 195 - ... by a majority of all the members elected to each house, then it shall be the duty of the...
Page 308 - ... by the burning, tearing, or otherwise destroying the same by the testator, or by some person in his presence and by his direction, with the intention of revoking the same.
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Page 152 - The fourteenth amendment prohibits a State from depriving any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; but this adds nothing to the rights of one citizen as against another. It simply furnishes an additional guaranty against any encroachment by the States upon the fundamental rights which belong to every citizen as a member of society.
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