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Page 52 - State; but all such citizens of any religious denomination whatever, who from scruples of conscience may be averse to bearing arms, shall be excused therefrom upon such conditions as shall be prescribed by law.
Page 13 - Resolved, That the Senators of this State in the Congress of the United States be instructed and the Representatives be requested to oppose the restoration of the deposits and the renewal of the charter of the United States Bank.
Page 12 - Be it further resolved, That the Governor be, and he is hereby, requested to transmit a copy of the foregoing preamble and resolution to each of our Senators and Representatives in Congress.
Page 3 - State the supreme law of the land instead of the Constitution of the United States and the laws and treaties made in pursuance thereof.
Page 39 - Where a Court has jurisdiction, it has a right to decide every question which occurs in the cause; and whether its decision be correct or otherwise, its judgment, until reversed, is regarded as binding in every other .Court. But, if it act without authority, its judgments and orders are regarded as nullities. They are not voidable, but simply void; and form no bar to a recovery sought, even prior to a reversal, in opposition to them.
Page 17 - The committee to whom was referred so much of the governor's message, as relates to...
Page 31 - REFERENCE TO EDUCATION. Pennsylvania. — The provisions of the act passed at the last session of the Legislature for establishing a general system of education by Common Schools throughout the Commonwealth, have been adopted by all the school districts in some counties, partially in others...