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" All political power is inherent in the people. Government is instituted for the protection, security, and benefit of the people, and they have the right at all times to alter or reform the same, whenever the public good may require it. "
Journal of the Convention, Assembled at Springfield, June 7, 1847: In ... - Page 249
by Illinois. Constitutional Convention - 1847 - 592 pages
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The Georgia State Constitution: A Reference Guide, Volume 55

Melvin B. Hill - Law - 1994 - 294 pages
...government. The people of this state have the inherent right of regulating their internal government. Government is instituted for the protection, security, and benefit of the people; and at all times they have the right to alter or reform the same whenever the public good may require it....
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Between Authority and Liberty: State Constitution-Making in Revolutionary ...

Marc W. Kruman - History - 1997 - 223 pages
...own consciences."73 In the New Jersey constitution, delegates asserted "that no person shall ever ... be deprived of the inestimable privilege of worshipping Almighty God in a manner agreeable to the dictates of his own conscience; nor, under any pretence whatever, be compelled to...
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The Iowa State Constitution: A Reference Guide

Jack Stark - Law - 1998 - 181 pages
...property for public use. POLITICAL POWER Section 2. All political power is inherent in the people. Government is instituted for the protection, security,...the same, whenever the public good may require it. This section, like the preamble and Section 1, makes general statements rather than performing the...
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American Jewish History: The Colonial and Early National Periods ..., Volume 1

American Jewish Historical Society - Religion - 1998 - 486 pages
...eighteenth article of this constitution, it was "agreed" that no person shall ever, within this colony, be deprived of the inestimable privilege of worshipping Almighty God in a manner agreeable to the dictates of his own conscience; nor, under any pretence whatever, be compelled to...
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County Government: A Guide to Efficient and Accountable Government

Frank J. Coppa - Political Science - 2000 - 199 pages
...revisions, cited the New Jersey State Constitution: "All political power is inherent in the people. Government is instituted for the protection, security...the same, whenever the public good may require it." The Charter Commission requested that Governor Byrne veto Senate Bill number 1323; however, just before...
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Forgotten Pioneers: Irish Leaders in Early California

Thomas F. Prendergast - History - 2001 - 312 pages
...pursuing and obtaining safety and happiness. "Sec. 2. All political power is inherent in the people. Government is instituted for the protection, security...the same, whenever the public good may require it." These declarations of rights are in the present Bill of Rights of the State Constitution of 1879, excepting...
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The California Republic: Institutions, Statesmanship, and Policies

Brian P. Janiskee, Ken Masugi - Political Science - 2004 - 368 pages
...scrupulous precision to the precept that "[a] 11 political power is inherent in the people [and that] Government is instituted for the protection, security,...and benefit of the people; and they have the right to alter or reform the same, whenever the public good may require it."10 The ratification of the constitution...
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The North Dakota State Constitution: A Reference Guide

James E. Leahy - Law - 2003 - 236 pages
...POLITICAL POWER IS INHERENT IN THE PEOPLE Section 2. All political power is inherent in the people. Government is instituted for the protection, security and benefit of the people, and they have a right to alter or reform the same whenever the public good may require. Section 2 states a truism:...
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Sunday: Legal Aspects of the First Day of the Week

James Trapier Ringgold - Business & Economics - 1891 - 321 pages
...subordination of any one sect or denomination to another shall ever be established by law. Id. 6. NEW JERSEY. No person shall be deprived of the inestimable privilege of worshipping Almighty God in the manner most agreeable to the dictates of his own conscience ; nor, under any pretext whatever,...
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The Ten Commandments & Their Influence on American Law: A Study in History

William J. Federer - Law - 2003 - 288 pages
...of New Jersey, adopted 1776, stated: Article XV1ll. That no person shall ever, within this Colony, be deprived of the inestimable privilege of worshipping Almighty God in a manner agreeable to the dictates of his own conscience.189 The Constitution of the State of Maryland, adopted...
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