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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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from all the States present, the 17th day of September, A. D. 1787, and of the Inde-
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commenced or prosecuted against one of the United States by citi-
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to extend to any suit in law or equity, commenced or prosecuted against one of the
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lars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved; and no fact tried by a jury shall
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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
Sundays excepted. Ten days allowed the President to return a bill, resolution, &c...
bers of the several State Legislatures, and all executive and judicial officers, both of
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. Congress shall have power to constitute tribunals inferior to the Supreme Court.
9 9 Supreme Court. (See appointment of Judges of, &c).
Court, and in such inferior courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and
compensation which shall not be diminished during their continuance in office..... 3 1 1 17
those in which a State shall be party, the Supreme Court shall have original juris-
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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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Vice President chosen for the same term..
for public purposes by cession of particular States.
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
from any King, Prince, or foreign State.
of, treason, &c. .
and comfort. No person shall be convicted
confession in open court.
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.............
ALPHABETICAL ANALYSIS... Continued.
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.
shall be the supreme law of the land.
dictment, trial, judgment, and punishment, according to law.
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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