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" In order to come within the provision of the constitution of the United States which declares that no state shall pass any law impairing the obligation of contracts... "
Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review - Page 385
by Freeman Hunt, Thomas Prentice Kettell, William B. Dana - 1846
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Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 3

United States. Supreme Court, William Cranch, Henry Wheaton, Richard Peters, Benjamin Chew Howard, Jeremiah Sullivan Black - Law reports, digests, etc - 1830
...1797, and all proceedings under it, are void; being a violation both of that part of the constitution of the United States which declares, that no state...any law impairing the obligation of contracts, and of the constitution of the state of New York, which declares that the legislature shall at no time...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Appeals of ..., Volume 9

Richard W. Gill, John Johnson - Law reports, digests, etc - 1840
...or act of incorporation, when accepted, is a contract, protected by that clause of the constitution of the United States, which declares, that "no state shall pass any law impairing the obligation of contracts," 76. 12. The act, therefore, incorporating "The Regents of the...
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Hazard's Register of Pennsylvania, Volume 16

Samuel Hazard - Pennsylvania - 1835
...of this law, which though not directly contended to be founded on that provision of the Constitution of the United States which declares, that no state shall pass any law impairing the obligation of contracts, yet must come within it if the ground assumed is correct. They...
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Report of the committee of the Senate of Pennsylvania: upon the subject of ...

Pennsylvania. General Assembly. Senate. Committee on Coal Trade, S. J. Packer, Pennsylvania. General Assembly, 1834. Senate - Coal trade - 1834 - 126 pages
...prevail in republican Pennsylvania ; and it is expressed in the strongest language in the constitution of the United States, which declares " that no state shall pass any law impairing contracts," and " private property shall not be taken for public use without just compensation"...
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Reports of cases determined in the Circuit court of the United ..., Volume 1

United States. Circuit Court (3rd Circuit), Henry Baldwin - Law reports, digests, etc - 1837 - 651 pages
...of thislaw, which, though not directly contended to be founded on that provision of the constituion of the United States which declares that no state shall pass any law impairing the obligation of contracts, yet must come within it if the ground assumed is correct. They...
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Debates in Congress

United States. Congress, Joseph Gales, William Winston Seaton - Law - 1837
...plainly-established conclusion, by endeavoring tn take slither under that part of the constitution of the united States which declares that " no State shall pass any law impairing the obligation of contracts." To maintain that bank charters are " contracts," and thus to...
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Proceedings and Debates of the Convention of the Commonwealth of ..., Volume 8

Pennsylvania. Constitutional Convention - Constitutional history - 1838
...a law, and not a contract ; and, of consequence, that it does not fall within the meaning or spirit of that provision in the constitution of the United...which declares, " that no state shall pass any law impairing the obligation of contracts." Surely, there is no aonstitutional provision, which forbids...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 9

Conrad Swackhamer - United States - 1841
...The power of the State in such cases is denied, as inconsistent with the clause of the Constitution of the United States which declares that " no State shall pass any law impairing the obligation of contracts." By a forced and most unjustifiable construction, a law creating...
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Hazard's United States Commercial and Statistical Register, Volume 4

Samuel Hazard - Banks and banking - 1841
...by a literal construction, they violate the tenth scc.Uon of the ;f rst article of the Constitution of the United States, which declares that no State shall pass " any ex post facto law, or law impairing the obligation of contracts," and the sixth and seventeenth section*...
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Journal of the Proceedings of the Legislative Council of the Territory of ...

Florida. Legislature. House of Representatives - Florida - 1842
...inconsiderable principality in the Eastern Hemisphere. The Constitution of the United States emphatically declares, that no State shall pass any " Law impairing the obligation of contracts," and under this provision, in an action by the Bond holders, against the Stockholders of the Bank of Pensacola,...
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