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" ... there can be but one supreme power, which is the legislative, to which all the rest are and must be subordinate, yet the legislative being only a fiduciary power to act for certain ends, •'' there remains still in the people a supreme power to remove... "
The Oxford and Cambridge review - Page 263
1846
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Two Treatises of Government: By Iohn Locke

John Locke - Liberty - 1764 - 416 pages
...power, which is the legijlative, to which all the reft are and muft be fubordinate, yet the legiflative being only a fiduciary power to act for 'certain ends, there remains ftill in the people a fupreme power to remove or alter the legijlati'ue, when they find the legiflative...
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Memoirs of the Reign of George III. to the Session of Parliament ..., Volume 2

William Belsham - Great Britain - 1796
...power, which is the legiflative, to which all the reft are and muft be fubordinate ; yet the legiflative being only a FIDUCIARY POWER, to act for certain ends, there remains ftill in the people a fupreme power to remove or alter the legiflative, when they find the legiflative...
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The Political Writings of John Dickinson, Esquire: Late President ..., Volume 2

John Dickinson - Constitutional law - 1801
...legislative being only s. fiduciary power, to act for certain ends, there remains still in thepeopls, to remove or alter the legislative, when they find...the trust reposed in them. For all power given with Irust for the attaining an end, being limitted by that end, whenever that end is manifestly neglected...
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The Political Writings of John Dickinson, Esquire: Late President ..., Volume 2

John Dickinson - United States - 1801
...certain ends, there remains still in the people, to remove or alter the legislative, when they pind the legislative act contrary to the trust reposed...power given with trust for the attaining an end, being limitted by that end, whenever that end is manifestly neglected or opposed, the trust must necessarily...
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The Works of the Honourable James Wilson, L.L.D., Late One of the Associate ...

James Wilson, Bird Wilson - Electronic books - 1804 - 1464 pages
...theoretical writers have held, that " there remains still inherent in the people, a supreme power to alter the legislative, when they find the legislative act contrary to the trust reposed in them ; for when such trust is abused, it is thereby forfeited, and devolves to those, who gave it." ' But, however...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books, Volume 1

William Blackstone - Law - 1807
...owned that Mr. Locke h, and other theoretical writers, have held, that " there remains still inherent in the " people a supreme power to remove or alter...they find the legislative act contrary to the trust re" posed in them : for, when such trust is abused, it is thereby " forfeited, and devolves to those...
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Miscellaneous works of Robert Robinson: to which are prefixed ..., Volume 2

Robert Robinson - 1807
...remains at all times inherent in the people, A SUPREME POWER to alter or remove the legislative, for when they find the legislative act contrary to the trust reposed in them, the trust is abused and forfeited, and devolves to those who gave it. MONBAY. GENERALISSIMO, G- A....
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Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 14

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1808
...ends, tliete remain* still in the people a supreme .power to remove or alter ti.e l.-gislative, wlien they find the legislative act contrary to the trust reposed in them "f HUTC, then, »8 see two of the three species of sovereignty) one active, the other, except in elections...
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Cobbett's Weekly Political Register, Volume 14

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1808
...Locke that " there can be but one supreme gpwer, to which all the rest are, and must be subservient ; yet the legislative being only a fiduciary power,...still in the people a supreme power to remove or alter he legislative, when they find the legislative act contrary to the trust reposed in them "f Here, then,...
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The White Dwarf: A London Weekly Publication, Volumes 1-22

1817
...Mr. Locke, and other theoretical writers on gov«nment, have held, that there remains btill inherent in the people a supreme power to remove or alter the legislative, in case the legislative act contrary to the confidence reposed in them : for when such trust is abused,...
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