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Interpretation of Law

Vattel “That wise and free people have too often seen, by the experience of other nations, that the laws are no longer a firm barrier and secure defense, when once … Continue reading

August 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Law of Nations

Grotius 278. Quintus Curius says that Alexander said that it was for conquerors to dictate laws, which the conquered were bound to receive them. Arovistus, in Caesar, says that it … Continue reading

April 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Christian America

– Samuel Adams, As the Declaration of Independence was being signed, 1776 “We have this day restored the Sovereign to Whom all men ought to be obedient. He reigns in … Continue reading

March 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Due Process of Law

Equity Cicero “The same prohibition is effective, without statutory enactment, in equity cases, in which it is added that the decision shall be “as good_faith requires.”/a In all other cases … Continue reading

January 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Article I Section 8,9,10

Section. 8.The Congress shall have Power To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the … Continue reading

January 1, 2014 · Leave a comment


Joel’s Posting as Art (Article VIII) Joel’s Post: The manifest destiny of America is a global union of free and independent republics within the framework of its international covenant – … Continue reading

December 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Article VII

Article VII “The Ratification of the Conventions of nine States, shall be sufficient for the Establishment of this Constitution between the States so ratifying the Same.”   Justice Chief John … Continue reading

December 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

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