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" Unanimity is impossible ; the rule of a minority, as a permanent arrangement, is wholly inadmissible. So that, rejecting the majority principle, anarchy or despotism, in some form, is all that is left. "
Illustrated Life, Services, Martyrdom, and Funeral of Abraham Lincoln ... - Page 93
edited by - 1865 - 285 pages
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The Political History of the United States of America, During the Great ...

Edward McPherson - United States - 1865 - 653 pages
...that, rejecting the majority principle, annrohy or despotism in some form is all that is left. Ido y. And even Texas gave up the character on coming into the Union; by which ac bo decided by the Supreme Court ; nor do I deny that such decision must be binding, in any case, upon...
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ABRAHAM LINCOLN: His Life and Public Services

MRS. P. A. HANAFORD - 1866
...Unanimity is impossible : the rule of a majority, as a permanent arrangement, is wholly inadmissible ; so that, rejecting the majority principle, anarchy or...object of that suit ; while they are also entitled to a very high respect and consideration in all parallel cases by all other departments of the Government...
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THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

J.G. HOLLAND - 1866
...Unanimity is impossible ; the rule of a minority, as a permanent arrangement, is wholly inadmissible. So that, rejecting the majority principle, anarchy or...object of that suit, while they are also entitled to a very high respect and consideration in all parallel cases by all other departments of the government;...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
...Unanimity is impossible; the rule of a minority, as a permanent arrangement, is wholly inadmissible. So that, rejecting the majority principle, anarchy or...object of that suit, while they are also entitled to a very high lespect and consideration in all parallel cases by all other departments of the government;...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - LINCOLN, ABRAHAM, 1809-1865 - 1866 - 544 pages
...wholly inadmissible. So that, rejecting the majority principle, anarchy or despotism, in some fonn, is all that is left. " I do not forget the position...object of that suit, while they are also entitled to a very high respect and consideration in all parallel cases by all other departments of the government;...
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Key-notes of American Liberty: Comprising the Most Important Speeches ...

Slavery - 1866 - 273 pages
...impossible ; and the rule of a majority, as a permanent arrangement, is •wholly inadmissible. So that, rejecting the majority principle, anarchy or...deny that such decisions must be binding in any case up6n the parties to a suit, as to the object of that suit, while they are also entitled to very high...
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THE MAKING OF THE AMERICAN NATION,

J. ARTHUR PARTRIDGE - 1866
...Constitution. repudiate it as a precedent, and then to solemnly declare his intention to preserve the Union. " I " do not forget the position assumed by some that..." Supreme Court, nor do I deny that such decisions " are binding in any case upon the parties to a suit, "as to the object of that suit, while they are...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - LINCOLN, ABRAHAM, 1809-1865 - 1866 - 544 pages
...Unanimity is impossible; the rule of a minority, as a permanent arrangement, is wholly inadmissible. So that, rejecting the majority principle, anarchy or despotism, in some form, is all that is left. " 1 do not forget the position assumed by some that constitutional questions are to be decided by the...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - LINCOLN, ABRAHAM, 1809-1865 - 1866 - 544 pages
...Unanimity is impossible; the rule of a minority, as a permanent arrangement, is •wholly inadmissible. So that, rejecting the majority principle, anarchy or despotism, in some form, is all that is left. "1 do not forget the position assumed by some that constitutional questions are to be decided by the...
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Memoir of Roger Brooke Taney, LL.D.: Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of ...

Samuel Tyler - Judges - 1872 - 643 pages
...would disregard the decision of the Dred Scott case. " I do not forget," said President Lincoln, " the position assumed by some, that constitutional...decided by the Supreme Court; nor do I deny that such decision must be binding, in any case, upon the parties to a suit, while they are also entitled to...
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