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ALPHABETICAL ANALYSIS-Continued.

Art. sec. cl. page. States. The ratification of the conventions of nine States shall be sufficient for the establishment of this Constitution between the States so ratifying the same...

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States. The Constitution adopted in Convention by the unanimous consent of the Deputies

from all the States present, the 17th day of September, A. D. 1787, and of the Inde-
pendence of the United States of America the twelfth. The following States being
represented : New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jer-
sey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina,
Georgia.

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States. The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by
it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.

10th amend. 28
States. The judicial power of the United States shall not be construed to extend to any suit
in law or equity,

commenced or prosecuted against one of the United States by citi-
zens of another State, or by citizens or subjects of any foreign State.. .. 11th amend. 28
Subjects. The judicial power shall extend to all cases between a State, or the citizens thereof,
and foreign States, citizens, or subjects....

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Subjects of any foreign State. The judicial power of the United States shall not be construed

to extend to any suit in law or equity, commenced or prosecuted against one of the
United States by citizens of another State, or by citizens or subjects of any foreign
State...

11th amend. 28
Suffrage. No State, without its consent, shall be deprived of its equal suffrage in the Senate. 5

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Suits. In suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed twenty dol-

lars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved; and no fact tried by a jury shall
be otherwise re-examined in any court of the United States than according to the
rules of the common law...

7th amend. 27
Suits. The Judicial power of the United States shall not be construed to extend to any suit

in law or equity, commenced or prosecuted against one of the United States by citizens of another State, or by citizens or subjects of any foreign State, ... ... 6. 11th amend. 28

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Sundays excepted. Ten days allowed the President to return a bill, resolution, &c...
Support the Constitution. The Senators and Representatives before mentioned, and the mem-

bers of the several State Legislatures, and all executive and judicial officers, both of
the United States and of the several States, shall be bound by oath or affirmation to
support this Constitution, &c.

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Supreme Court

. Congress shall have power to constitute tribunals inferior to the Supreme Court.

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9 9 Supreme Court. (See appointment of Judges of, &c).

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Supreme Court. The judicial power of the United States shall be vested in one Supreme

Court, and in such inferior courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and
establish. The judges, both of the Supreme and inferior courts, shall hold their
offices during good behavior, and shall, at stated times, receive for their services, a

compensation which shall not be diminished during their continuance in office..... 3 1 1 17
Supreme Court. In all cases affecting ambassadors, other public ministers, and consuls, and

those in which a State shall be party, the Supreme Court shall have original juris-
diction. In all the other cases before mentioned, the Supreme Court shall have appel-
late jurisdiction, both as to law and fact, with such exceptions, and under such regu-
lations, as the Congress shall make.

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Supreme law of the land. (See Constitution. Laws. Treaties).

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Tax. A tax or duty on imported persons (slaves) might have been imposed up to 1808.... 1 9 1 10
Tax. No capitation or other direct tax shall be laid, unless in proportion to the census or
enumeration hereinbefore directed to be taken..

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Tax. No amendment made prior to 1808, shall in any manner affect the preceding clause. 5

21 Fax. No tax or duty shall be laid on articles exported from any State.

1 9 5 11 Taxed. Indians not taxed excluded from representative numbers...

1 2 3 2 Taxes. Representatives and direct taxes to be apportioned among the States according to their respective numbers.

1 2 3 2 Taxes. Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes

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Tender. No State shall make any thing but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts
Term of election of Representatives in Congress—to be chosen every two years...
Term of ten years. The Census shall be taken within every term of ten years subsequent to

the first.
Term of citizenship as qualification for a Representative in Congress—seven years.........
Term of years. Representative numbers include those persons bound to service for a term

of years.
Term of office of Senators in Congress—to be chosen for six years...
Term of citizenship as qualification for a Senator in Congress-nine years.
Term of office. The President shall hold his office during the term of four years, and the

Vice President chosen for the same term..
Territory. Congress shall exercise exclusive legislation over all places (or territory) acquired

for public purposes by cession of particular States.
Territory. The Congress shall have power to dispose of and make all needful rules and reg-

ulations respecting the territory or other property belonging to the United States... Test. No religious test shall ever be required as a qualification to any office or public trust

under the United States.... Testimony. No person shall be convicted of treason unless on the testimony of two witnesses

to the same overt act, or on confession in open court. Things. No warrants shall issue but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation,

and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be Three-fifths of all other persons (slaves) included in representative numbers Three-fourths. Amendments to the Constitution must be ratified by the Legislatures or Con

ventions of three-fourths of the States... Time of choosing electors may be determined by Congress...

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Title of nobility. No title of nobility shall be granted by the United States; and no person

holding any office of profit or trust under them, shall, without the consent of the
Congress, accept of any present, emolument, office, or title, of any kind whatever,

from any King, Prince, or foreign State.
Title of nobility. No State shall grant any title of nobility.
Tonnage. No State shall, without the consent of Congress, lay any duty of tonnage.
Training the militia. The authority of training the militia reserved to the States.
Tranquility. Constitution established to ensure domestic tranquility.
Treason. For treason a Senator or Representative may be arrested.....
Treason. All civil officers shall be removed from office on impeachment for, and conviction

of, treason, &c. .
Treason against the United States shall consist only in levying war against them, or in adher-
ing to their enemies, giving them aid

and comfort. No person shall be convicted
of treason unless on the testimony of two witnesses to the same overt act, or on

confession in open court.
The Congress shall have power to declare the punishment of treason, but no attain-

der of treason shall work corruption of blood or forfeiture, except during the

life of the person attainted. Treason. A person charged with treason and fleeing from one State to another, to be deliver

ed up, on demand, to the State having jurisdiction... Treasury. The Senators and Representatives shall receive a compensation for their services,

to be ascertained by law, and paid out of the Treasury of the United States........ Treasury. No money shall be drawn from the Treasury but in consequence of appropria

tions made by law; and a regular statement and account of the receipts and expendi

tures of all public money shall be published from time to time... Treasury of the United States. The nett produce of all duties and imposts, laid by any State

on imports or exports, shall be for the use of the Treasury of the U. S. Treaties. The President shall have power, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate,

to make treaties, provided two-thirds of the Senators present concur.............

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Treaties. The Judicial power shall extend to all cases in law and equity arising under this

Constitution, the laws of the United States, and the treaties made, or which shall

be made, under their authority.
Treaties. All treaties made, or which shall be made, under the authority of the United States,

shall be the supreme law of the land.
Treaty. No State shall enter into any treaty...
Trial. A party convicted on an impeachment shall nevertheless be liable and subject to in-

dictment, trial, judgment, and punishment, according to law.
Trial by jury. The trial of all crimes, except in cases of impeachment, shall be by jury,

and such trial shall be held in the State where the said crimes shall have been committed ; but when not committed within any State, the trial shall be at such place or

places as the Congress may by law direct.. Trial. In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public

trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been

committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law.. Trial by jnry. In suits at common law, where the value in controversy

shall exceed twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved ; and no fact tried by a jury

shall be otherwise re-examined in any court of the United States. Tribunals. Congress shall have power to constitute tribunals inferior to the Supreme Court. Tried. When the President of the United States is tried on an impeachment, the Chief Jus

tice shall preside... Troops. No State shall, without the consent of Congress, lay any duty of tonnage, keep

troops or ships of war, in time of peace... Trust. Judgment, in cases of impeachment, shall not extend further than removal from

office, and disqualification to hold and enjoy any office of honor, trust, or profit, under the United States.

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