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" No man shall be deprived of his liberty or property, but by the judgment of his peers, or the law of the land, and should the public exigencies make it necessary, for the common preservation, to take any person's property, or to demand his particular... "
The Public and General Statutes Passed by the Congress of the United States ... - Page 2074
by United States - 1839 - 3280 pages
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Fair Trial Rights of the Accused: A Documentary History

Ronald A. Banaszak - Law - 2002 - 216 pages
...the land, and should the public exigencies make it necessary, for the common preservation, to take any person's property, or to demand his particular...affect private contracts, or engagements, bona fide, and without fraud previously formed. . . . Article VI There shall be neither slavery nor involuntary...
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Property Rights: From Magna Carta to the Fourteenth Amendment

Bernard H. Siegan - Law - 2001 - 329 pages
...the land, and should the public exigencies make it necessary, for the common preservation, to take any person's property, or to demand his particular services, full compensation shall be made for the same.168 Again, the protection accorded to law-abiding persons was unqualified, except when the acquisition...
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Sourcebook and Index: Documents that Shaped the American Nation

Juvenile Nonfiction - 2002 - 342 pages
...the land; and should the public exigencies make it necessary, for the common preservation, to take any person's property, or to demand his particular...affect private contracts or engagements, bona fide, and without fraud previously formed. Article 3. Religion, morality, and knowledge being necessary to...
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Desperately Seeking Certainty: The Misguided Quest for Constitutional ...

Daniel A. Farber, Suzanna Sherry - Law - 2004 - 219 pages
...that "should the public exigencies make it necessary for the common preservation to take any persons property, or to demand his particular services, full compensation shall be made for the same . . . ." The provision about demanding services could be a reference to the practice of "impressing"...
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Cruel and Unusual Punishment: Rights and Liberties Under the Law

Joseph Anthony Melusky, Keith A. Pesto - History - 2003 - 376 pages
...the land, and should the public exigencies make it necessary, for the common preservation, to take any person's property, or to demand his particular...affect private contracts, or engagements, bona fide, and without fraud previously formed. ARTICLE III Religion, morality, and knowledge being necessary...
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The Dartmouth College Causes and the Supreme Court of the United States

John Major Shirley - History - 1895 - 469 pages
...ordinance without a .single alteration. One of its provisions (we use the italics of the author) was : " And in the just preservation of rights and property,...and declared, that no law ought ever to be made, or to have force in said territory, that shall, in any manner whatever, interfere with or affect private...
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Property Rights: Rights and Liberties Under the Law

Polly J. Price - Law - 2003 - 321 pages
...Ordinance stated: "Should the public exigencies make it necessary, for the common preservation, to take any person's property, or to demand his particular...services, full compensation shall be made for the same." Earlier, the first Continental Congress, in 1774, listed as the first "right" of the colonists "that...
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Native Americans and Political Participation: A Reference Handbook

Jerry D. Stubben - Social Science - 2006 - 341 pages
...the land; and, should the public exigencies make it necessary, for the common preservation, to take any person's property, or to demand his particular...affect private contracts or engagements, bona fide, and without fraud, previously formed. ART. 3. Religion, morality, and knowledge, being necessary to...
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American Political Rhetoric: A Reader

Peter Augustine Lawler, Robert Martin Schaefer - Political Science - 2005 - 427 pages
...the land; and, should the public exigencies make it necessary, for the common preservation, to take any person's property, or to demand his particular...that no law ought ever to be made, or have force in said territory, that shall, in any manner whatever, interfere with or affect private contracts or engagements,...
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The Constitutional Convention of 1787: A Comprehensive ..., Volume 1

John R. Vile - History - 2005 - 1009 pages
...resemblance to a provision in the Northwest Ordinance of 1787. Article 2 of this Ordinance had provided that "no law ought ever to be made, or have force...that shall in any manner whatever interfere with, or effect private contracts or engagements, bona fide, and without fraud previously formed" (1986, 147)....
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