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" That the raising or keeping a standing army within the kingdom in time of peace, unless it be with consent of parliament, is against law. "
Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books - Page 413
by William Blackstone - 1807
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A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston: Perpetrated in the ...

Boston Massacre, 1770 - 1849 - 122 pages
...town. — Gordon, i. 207. — D. to the very letter of the Bill of Rights, in which it is declared, that the raising or keeping a standing army within the kingdom in time of peace, unless it be with the consent of parliament, is against law, and without the desire of the civil magistrates, to aid...
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Parliamentary and political miscellanies [afterw.] miscellany, ed. by C.P ...

Parliamentary and political miscellany - 1851
...subjects to petition the King, and that all commitments or prosecutions for such petitions are illegal; That the raising or keeping a standing army within...peace, unless it be with consent of Parliament, is illegal ; That the subjects which are Protestants may have arms for their defence suitable to their...
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The Hundred Boston Orators Appointed by the Municipal Authorities and Other ...

James Spear Loring - Boston (Mass.) - 1852 - 694 pages
...of the Magna Charta, — contrary to the very letter of the bill of rights, in which it is declared that the raising or keeping a standing -army within the kingdom in time of peace, unless it be with the consent of Parliament, is against law, — and without the desire of the civil magistrates, to...
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On Civil Liberty and Self-government, Volume 2

Francis Lieber - Democracy - 1853
...subjects to petition the king, and all commitments and prosecutions for such petitioning are illegal. 6. That the raising or keeping a standing army within...it be with consent of parliament, is against law. 7. That the subjects which are protestants may have arms for their defence suitable to their conditions,...
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The Rise and Progress of the English Constitution

Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy - Constitutional history - 1853 - 340 pages
...subjects to petition the King, and all commitments and prosecutions for such petitioning are illegal.* 6. That the raising or keeping a standing army within...it be with consent of Parliament, is against law. 7. That the subjects which are Protestants, may have arms for their defence suitable to their conditions,...
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The Hundred Boston Orators Appointed by the Municipal Authorities and Other ...

James Spear Loring - Boston (Mass.) - 1853 - 720 pages
...of the Magna Charta, — contrary to the very letter of the bill of rights, in which it is declared that the raising or keeping a standing army within the kingdom in time of peace, unless it be • t with the consent of Parliament, is against law, — and without the desire of the civil magistrates,...
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An Abridgment of Blackstone's Commentaries on the Laws of England: Intended ...

Sir William Blackstone, Sir John Eardley Eardley-Wilmot - Law - 1853 - 338 pages
...increased by James IL to 30,000 ; and it was therefore made one of the articles of the Bill of Rights, that the raising or keeping a standing army, within the Kingdom, in the time of peace, unless by authority of Parliament, was against law. It is necessary, however, even...
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The Rise and Progress of The English COnstitiution

E. S. Creasy - 1854
...subjects to petition the King, and all commitments and prosecutions for such petitioning are illegal.* 6. That the raising or keeping a standing army within the kingdom in time of peace, unless it he with consent of Parliament, is against law.f 7. That the subjects which are Protestants, may have...
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A Descriptive and Statistical Account of the British Empire ..., Volume 2

John Ramsay McCulloch - Great Britain - 1854
...subjects to petition the King ; and all commitments and prosecutions for such petitioning are illegal. 6. That the raising or keeping a standing army within the kingdom in the time of peace, unless it be with consent of Parliament, is against law. 7. That subjects which...
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The Law Relating to Officers in the Army

Harris PRENDERGAST - Military law - 1855 - 12 pages
...passed at the Revolution in 1688, expressly declares, that the raising or keeping a standing army in time of peace, unless it be with consent of Parliament, is against law||. It was felt, however, as the exigencies of the times * Macaulay's England, Vol. I. 290. t Ibid. Stat....
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