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Interpretation of Law, charters, and constitutions

Vattel: “Every interpretation that leads to an absurdity, ought to be rejected. … “We call absurd not only what is physically impossible, but what is morally so, – that is … Continue reading

August 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Law of Nations

Grotius quoting Cicero “some duties are to be observed even toward those, from whom you recieved an injury. For even vengence and punishment have their due bounds.” 287 Law of … 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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