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" ... Legislative act, therefore, contrary to the Constitution, can be valid. To deny this, would be to affirm, that the deputy is greater than his principal ; that the servant is above his master ; that the Representatives of the People are superior to... "
Reports of Cases in Law and Equity, Argued and Determined in the Supreme ... - Page 32
by Georgia. Supreme Court - 1850
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The Spirit of American Government: A Study of the Constitution, Its Origin ...

James Allen Smith - Constitution - 1907 - 402 pages
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves ; that men, acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. "If it be said that the legislative body are themselves the constitutional judges of their own powers,...
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The Confict Over Judicial Powers in the United States to 1870 ...

Charles Grove Haines - Courts - 1909 - 181 pages
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves ; that men acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid.1 To the argument that the legislature must be the constitutional judge of its own powers and...
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Readings in Civil Government

Percy Lewis Kaye - United States - 1910 - 535 pages
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves; that men acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. If it be said that the legislative body are themselves the constitutional judges of their own powers,...
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The Supreme Court and the Constitution

Charles Austin Beard - Constitutional history - 1912 - 127 pages
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves; that men, acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. If it be said that the legislative body are themselves the constitutional judges of their own powers,...
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Power of Federal Judiciary Over Legislation: Its Origin, the Power to Set ...

John Hampden Dougherty - Courts - 1912 - 125 pages
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves; that men, acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. It can be of no weight to say, that the courts, on the pretence of a repugnancy, may substitute their...
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American and British Claims Arbitration

Great Britain - 1913
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves; that men acting by virtue of powers may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. * * * The interpretation of the laws is the proper and peculiar province of the Courts. A Constitution is, in...
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Judicial Interpretation of Political Theory: A Study in the Relation of the ...

William Bennett Bizzell - Courts - 1914 - 273 pages
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves; that men acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. . . . The interpretation of the laws is the proper and peculiar province of the courts. A Constitution is, in...
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United States Congressional Serial Set

United States - 1915
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves; that men acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. * * * The interpretation of the laws is the proper and peculiar province of the courts. A constitution is, in...
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Magna Carta: And Other Addresses

William Dameron Guthrie - Constitutional law - 1916 - 282 pages
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves; that men acting by virtue of powers may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. . . . The interpretation of the laws is the proper and peculiar province of the courts. A constitution is, in...
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Justice Through Simplified Legal Procedure

American Academy of Political and Social Science - Courts - 1917 - 251 pages
...representatives of the people are superior to the people themselves; that men, acting by virtue of powers, may do not only what their powers do not authorize, but what they forbid. pose of an independent judiciary is vindicated, and appointment during good behavior as the means of...
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