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" Whereas, in and by the Constitution of the United States, it is provided that the President "shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offences against the United States, except in cases of impeachment... "
The War with the South: A History of the Late Rebellion, with Biographical ... - Page 284
by Robert Tomes - 1862
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Manual of the Constitution of the United States of America

Timothy Farrar - Constitutional law - 1867 - 532 pages
...subject to indictment, trial, judgment, ' and punishment, according to law." By section 2, Article II., the President "shall have power to grant reprieves...United States, except in cases of impeachment; " and by Article III., section 2, " The trial of all crimes, except in cases of impeachment, shall be by...
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The Tribune Almanac, Volume 2

Almanacs, American - 1868
...provided that the President " shall have power to grant reprieves and par dons for offences against the United States, except in cases of Impeachment ;" and...whereas a rebellion now exists whereby the loyal State government« of several States have for a long time been subverted, and many persons have committed...
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TRIAL OF ANDREW JOHNSON

1868
...who brings upon himself a conviction on impeachment cannot receive the executive clemency. For while it is provided that the President "shall • have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offences against the United States," it is also expressly declared that this power shall...
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THE TRIAL OF ANDREW JOHNSON, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, BEFORE THE ...

1868
...who brings upon himself a conviction on impeachment cannot receive the executive clemency. For while it is provided that the President " shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offenses against the United States," it is also expressly declared that this power shall...
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The Great Impeachment and Trial of Andrew Johnson: President of the United ...

Andrew Johnson - Impeachments - 1868 - 289 pages
...bringe u pou himself a conviction or impeachment, cannot receive the Executive clemency, for while«it is provided that the President "shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offenses against tho United States," it iaalso expressly declared that thia power ph;ill...
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Albany Law Journal, Volume 7

Law - 1873
...doubts have been expressed of the propriety or expediency of placing it in executive hands. By the constitution of the United States, it is provided...president " shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offenses against the United States, except in cases of impeachment." By the constitution...
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The National Political Manual

Erastus Buck Treat - United States - 1872 - 418 pages
...AOOOMPANYnra THE PBESIDENT's MESSAGE, DEOEMBEE 8, 1863. WHEREAS, in and by the Constitution of the UYiited States, it is provided that the President " shall...rebellion now exists whereby the loyal State governments ol several States have for a long time been subverted, and many persons have committed and are now...
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The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge, Volume 1

George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1873
...that he derived his capacity from this act, either wholly or even in part. For the preamble runs: " Whereas in and by the constitution of the United States...president shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons," &c., and " whereas the congressional declaration for limited and conditional pardon accords...
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The Congressional Globe

United States. Congress - United States
...commentary of Executive practice, and the matter will be made so plain, that "he who runs may read." By the constitution of the United States, it is provided, that "the President shall have power to fill up all vacancies that may happen during the recess of the Senate." But the President, in this...
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The Works of Charles Sumner, Volume 9

Charles Sumner - Slavery - 1874
...have lost their original character as States of the Union. Thus in one place the President says that " the loyal State governments of several States have for a long time been subverted." But if subverted, they no longer exist. In another place he proposes to " reinaugurate loyal State...
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