The Federalist: On the New Constitution

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Glazier & Company, 1826 - Constitutional law - 582 pages
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Contents

I
5
II
9
III
13
IV
17
V
21
VI
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VII
27
IX
33
XLVIII
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XLIX
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LI
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LII
253
LIII
258
LIV
259
LV
261
LVII
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X
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XI
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XII
51
XIII
59
XIV
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XV
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XVI
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XVII
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XVIII
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XIX
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XX
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XXI
100
XXIII
105
XXIV
114
XXVI
119
XXVII
124
XXIX
129
XXX
135
XXXI
137
XXXII
139
XXXIII
143
XXXIV
148
XXXV
152
XXXVI
153
XXXVII
156
XXXVIII
161
XXXIX
167
XL
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XLI
181
XLII
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XLIII
200
XLIV
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XLVI
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XLVII
226
LVIII
271
LIX
277
LX
282
LXI
287
LXII
287
LXIII
293
LXIV
298
LXVI
303
LXVIII
309
LXX
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LXXI
319
LXXII
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LXXIII
332
LXXV
338
LXXVI
343
LXXVII
348
LXXVIII
352
LXXIX
359
LXXX
367
LXXXI
371
LXXXII
376
LXXXIII
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LXXXIV
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LXXXVI
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LXXXVII
395
LXXXVIII
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LXXXIX
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XCI
410
XCII
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XCIV
426
XCVI
427
XCVII
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XCVIII
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Page 522 - For the more convenient management of the general interests of the United States, delegates shall be annually appointed, in such manner as the legislature of each state shall direct...
Page 523 - ... the United States in Congress assembled. The United States in Congress assembled shall never engage in a war, nor grant letters of marque and reprisal in time of peace, nor enter into any treaties or alliances, nor coin money, nor...
Page 523 - States, and exacting such postage on the papers passing through the same as may be requisite to defray the expenses of the said office; appointing all officers of the land forces in the service of the United States, excepting regimental officers; appointing all the officers of the naval forces, and commissioning all officers whatever in the service of the United States; making rules for the government and regulation of the said land and naval forces, and directing their operations. The United States...
Page 45 - By a faction I understand a number of citizens, whether amounting to a majority or minority of the whole, who are united and actuated by some common impulse of passion, or of interest, adverse to the rights of other citizens, or to the permanent and aggregate interests of the community.
Page 523 - ... cause, the court shall, nevertheless, proceed to pronounce sentence or judgment, which shall in like manner be final and decisive, the judgment or sentence and other proceedings being in either case transmitted to Congress and lodged among the acts of Congress for the security of the parties concerned : provided that every commissioner, before he sits in judgment, shall take an oath, to be administered by one of the judges of the Supreme or Superior Court of the State where the cause shall be...
Page 216 - STATES, and to consist of one delegate from each state; and to appoint such other committees and civil officers as may be necessary for managing the general affairs of the United States under their direction...
Page 536 - Constitution be laid before the United States in Congress assembled, and that it is the Opinion of this Convention, that it should afterwards be submitted to a Convention of Delegates, chosen in each State by the People thereof, under the Recommendation of its Legislature, for their Assent and Ratification...
Page 221 - The better to secure and perpetuate mutual friendship and intercourse among the people of the different States in this Union, the free inhabitants of each of these States, paupers, vagabonds and fugitives from justice excepted, shall be entitled to all privileges and immunities of free citizens...
Page 49 - The effect of the first difference is, on the one hand, to refine and enlarge the public views, by passing them through the medium of a chosen body of citizens, whose wisdom may best discern the true interest of their country, and whose patriotism and love of justice, will be least likely to sacrifice it to temporary or partial considerations.
Page 250 - The accumulation of all powers, Legislative, Executive, and Judiciary, in the same hands, whether of one, a few, or many, and whether hereditary, self-appointed, or elective, may justly be pronounced the very definition of tyranny.

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