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An Introduction to Municipal Law: Designed for General Readers and for ... - Page 390
by John Norton Pomeroy - 1886 - 570 pages
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Niles Weekly Register, Volume 16

1819
...government itself. In imposing a tax the legislature acts upon itself and upon its constituents. This is in general a sufficient security against erroneous and...government a right of taxing themselves and their property, andas the exigencies f government cannotbe limited, they prescribe no limits to the exercise of this...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 4

United States. Supreme Court, Henry Wheaton - Law reports, digests, etc - 1819
...give to their government a right of taxing themselves and their property, and as the exigencies of government cannot be limited, they prescribe no limits...right, resting confidently on the interest of the legislator, and on the influence of the constituents over their representative, to guard them against...
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Niles Weekly Register, Volume 16

1819
...government itself. In imposing a tax the legislature'actg upon itself and upon its constituents. This is in general a sufficient security against erroneous and...taxation. The people of a state, therefore, give to then1 government a right of taxing themselves and their property, and as the exigencies of government...
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The Writings of John Marshall: Late Chief Justice of the United States, Upon ...

John Marshall - Constitutional law - 1839 - 728 pages
...of the government itself. In imposing a tax the legislature acts upon its constituents. This is in general a sufficient security against erroneous and...themselves and their property ; and as the exigencies of government cannot be limited, they prescribe no limits to the exercise of this right, resting confidently...
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An Argument on the Unconstitutionality of Slavery: Embracing an Abstract of ...

George Washington Frost Mellen - Constitutional history - 1841 - 440 pages
...of the government itself. In imposing a tax, the legislature acts upon its constituents. This is, in general, a sufficient security against erroneous and...themselves and their property; and, as the exigencies of government cannot be limited, they prescribe no limits to the exercise of this right, resting confidently...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 45

Law reports, digests, etc - 1871
...only security against the abuse of this power is found in the structure of the government." * * * " The people of a State, therefore, give to their government...themselves and their property ; and as the exigencies of government cannot be limited, they prescribe no limits to the exercise of this right."— 4 Wheat....
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Reports of Cases in Law and Equity in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 9

Oliver Lorenzo Barbour - Law reports, digests, etc - 1852
...of the government itself. In imposing a tax, the legislature acts upon its constituents. This is, in general, a sufficient security against erroneous and...people of a state, therefore, give to their government The People v. The Mayor, &c. of Brooklyn. a right of taxing themselves and their property ; and as...
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Questions and Answers on Law: Alphabetically Arranged. With ..., Volume 3

Asa Kinne - Law - 1853
...difference is well taken by Chief Justice Marshall in McCulloch v. The State of Maryland, 4 Wheat., 428. "The people of a State, therefore, give to their government...themselves and their property. And as the exigencies of government cannot be limited, they prescribe no limits to the exercise of this right, resting confidently...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 39

Illinois. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1868
...of the government itself. In imposing a tax, the legislature acts upon its constituents. This is, in general, a sufficient security against erroneous and...themselves and their property, and, as the exigencies .of government cannot be limited, they prescribe no limits to the exercise of tin's right, resting confidently...
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The American Law Register, Volume 1; Volume 10

Law - 1862
...which it is applicable, to the utmost extent to which the government may choose to carry it. * * * The people of a State, therefore, give to their government...themselves and their property ; and as the exigencies of government cannot be limited, they prescribe no limits to the exercise of this right, resting confidently...
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