Laws of the United States of America, from the 4th of March, 1789, to the 4th of March, 1815; Including the Constitution of the United States, the Old

Laws of the United States of America, from the 4th of March, 1789, to the 4th of March, 1815; Including the Constitution of the United States, the Old

By (author) 

List price: US$38.32

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1815 edition. Excerpt: ...cases in law and equi-ty, arising under the constitution, the laws of the United States, and treaties made, or which shall be made, under their authority; to all cases affecting ambassadors, other pub-lic ministers, and consuls; to all cases of admiralty and ma-ritime jurisdiction; to controversies to which the United States shall be a party; to controversies between two or more states, between a state and citizens of another state, between citizens of different states, between citizens of the same state claiming lands under grants of different states, and between a state, or the citizens thereof, and foreign states, citizens, or subjects. Const. clause 1, sec. 2, art. 3. Infra, 3.-ib. 3. The judicial power of the United States shall not be con-strued 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. Amendments to the constitution: art. 11. Supra, 2. 73 4. In all cases affecting ambassadors, other public ministers, and consuls, and those in which a state shall be party, the sapreme court shall have original jurisdiction. In all the other cases beforementioned, the supreme court shall have appellate jurisdiction, both as to law and fact, with such exceptions, and under such regulations, as the congress shall make. Const. clause 2, sec. 2, art. 3.---68 u. 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 have directed. Const. ctause 3, sec. 2, art. 3. ib, -6, Full faith and credit shall be given in each..show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 306 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 16mm | 549g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236519957
  • 9781236519955