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INDEX.

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ADMIRALTY JURISDICTION.
See District Courts, JUDI-

CIAL POWER, &c.

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ARBITER.
See Judicial Power, SUPRIME

COURT, &c.

167

ADMISSION OF STATES.

ARMY AND NAVY.
Power of admitting now States 185 Commander-in-Chief of

64
Construction given to it. 186 Power of raising and equipping 119

Necessity and extent of power 120
ALIENS.

Restrictions on the States relat-
Who so termed
168 ing to them *

121
Inducements for them to become

- upon Congress. 122
citizens
Mode prescribed

ARSENALS AND FORTS.
Rights acquired thereby

See LOCAL JURISDICTION.
See NATURALIZATION.

ARTS, (L'SEBUL.)
ALLEGIANCE.

See SCIENCE.
Nature of that due by Citizens
of the United States.

ATTAINDER.

See Bills OF ATTAINDER.
AMBASSADORS.-
By whom appointed

AUTHORS AND INVENTORS.
In what Courts they may sue See SCIENCE.
and be sued

96, 97
Power of sending and receiving 135 AUXILIARY POWERS.
Infringements on their rights, Power to make Laws“ necessa-
how punishable

152

ry and proper," to execute
other powers.

205
AMENDMENT OF CONSTITUTION. Foundation and meaning of it 206
Necessity of such power 190 Judicial construction of it ib.
Mode of exercising it

ib. Implied powers, how delegated 207
Restrictior

ib. See Pow&RS OF GOVERNMENT.
· Amendments adopted
Their nature and design

BANK.
Effect and construction of one. 192. See CORPORATIONS.

191

ib.

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Bankruptcy, defined

169 Who, native Citizens
To what persons confined 170 Persons, born within the U. S.
Nature of power relative to it ib. who are not Citizens 166
Power retained by States ib. Persons born abroad, who are 167

ib.
State Laws cannot discharge See ALIENS, ALLEGIANCE, NA-
from Contracts, except in

TURALIZATION, &c.
certain cases
Why no uniform system now in

COASTING LICENCE.
force.

ib. See COMMERCE.

171

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ib.

118

BILLS OF ATTAINDER.

COIN AND COINING.
Prohibited to States

193 See Morey, Powers of GOVERN-
Definitions of

195

MENT, &c.
To what cases confined.

ib.

COMMERCE.
Bills OF CREDIT.

Power of regulating it with fo.
Their issue prohibited to Stales 193 reign nations
Reasons therefor

194 Where and how vested
Judicial construction of the Its nature and necessity

ib.
Power of Congress in rela To what it extends

ib. 142
tion to them..
195 With what exception

ib.
Judicial construction of it . ib.
BORROWING MONEY. How far it comprehends navi-
Power of, where vested

1 26

gation within a State 143
How conferred

134 To what vessels it extends
Extent and construction.

How far it authorizes sale of im-

ported articles
CAPTURES.

States, how far restricted from
Rules concerning

preventing such sale
Power of Congress to make them ib. Extends incidentally to other
Nature and extent of the power ib. and what objects
Judicial construction of it.

Applied to protection of domes-

tic industry .
Circuit COURTI.

To prohibition of Slave Trade 146
Organization and Sessions 105 Power of regulating Commerce
Legislative regulations of their

among the States
proceedings

Its general objects and extent ib.
Original and exclusive jurisdic How far restricted
tion

ib. What Commerce reserved to
In regard to crimes and offences ib.

States
Original and concurrent Juris When power of Congress may
diction

be exercised within a State ib.
In Civil guits

Judicial construction of this
Jurisdiction as to copyrights

power

156
and patents

ib. Applied to Incidental objects ib.
In cases wbere U. S. are par. Restrictions on States

157
ties

107 Power of regulating Indian
Appellate jurisdiction .
In what sense "Inferior Courts" ib. How vested and interpreted
Proceedings, how to be inter Extent of its operation
preted

ib. Trade and intercourse with In-

dians by individuals, bow
CITIZENS.

restrained,
Wbo are Citizens of U.S. 165 See INDIAN TRIBES.

ib.

100

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ib.

Trade

16. How Trade regulatino

29

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COMMON ARBITER.

House OF REPRESENTA-
See Judicial Power, SUPREME

TIVES, SENATE, &c.
Court, &c.

CONSTITUTION
COMMON LAW. .

Definition of one
How far established in the Co Origin of them
lonies

30 Where they may exist
Benefit of, claimed by Congress ib. When derived from act of the
Protects absolute

ib. Government
Regulated relative rights of Co When from written compact
lonists -

ib. Different modes of frarning one
ed offences against pub Which most practicable
lic justice

31 Which preferable
How far adopted by States

How obtained
Basis of their Laws

ib. Theory of a Republican Consti-
State Constitutions made in re-

tution
ference to its validity ib. Advantages of a written one
Its existence pre-supposed by Evils of a traditionary one

Constitution of U. S. ib. Reasons for preferring one writ.
Referred to for explanation of

ten
its powers and provisions ib.
How far Common Law in force ConstitUTION OF UNITED STATES.

under the Constitution of On what foundation erected
U. S.

ib. On what principles formed

From what materials
CONGRESS.

In what manner adopted
How constituted

For what objects designed
Disabilities of members

Effect of its adoption on the
Their privileges and powers ib. States
Elections, returns, and quali Effect of its adoption on the
fications

former Confederation
lo what manner these powers Principle of representation, how
are exercised

applied in it
Quorum of each House

Powers of Government, how
Adjournments and Journals

delegated by it
Freedom of debate

ib. How to be examined
Punishment of contempts ib. ConstiTUTIONAL Law defined
Duty and power in such cases 44
How far punishment may ex-

CONSTITUTIONS (State).
tend

. Foundations, how laid
How such offences otherwise Source of their authority 29
punishable

On what principle founded
To what subjects power of le. Powers of Government, how
gislation extends

vested and distributed by
Rules of proceedings

them
Forms of Legislation

Former civil and municipal In-
Appointment of Committees

stitutions, how far retained 30
Standing Committees

ib. Natural and nuoral rights se-
Select Committees

cured
Committees of the whole

See STATE GOVERNMENTS,
Time and manner of assem.

Státas, &c.
bling
Time and manner of adjourning 52 CONSULS AND VIce CONSULS.
Period of dissolution."

ib. By wbom appointed
See LEGISLATIVE Power, In what Courts they may sue

66

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and be sued or prosecuted

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.
97, 109 Seat of Government

181
See Judicial Power.

Courts organized therein

ib.
Privileges of its inhabitants ib.

Their disabilities.
See LAWS IMPAIRING CONTRACTS. See Local JURISDICTION.

182

See Laws CONTRACTS.

164

COPYRIGHT.

Dock-YARDS.
See SCIENCE.

See LOCAL JURISDICTION.
CORPORATIONS.

DOMESTIC INDUSTRY.
Grants of, irrevocable

198 Encouraged by protecting du-
Are Contracts within the mean

ties
ing and protection of the Upon what construction

ib.
Constitution

199 By whom question of Constitu.
Creation of, incident to Sove-

tionality must be decided 132
reignty

207 Commercial restrictions applied
Nature and extent of power ib. to the purpose
See Auxiliary POWERS, LAWS To what extent, and upon what
IMPAIRING CONTRACTS, &c.

ground of construction ih.

How point must be decided. 146
COUNTERFEITING.

See COMMERCE, POWERS OF
Power of punishing

GOVERNMENT, and Tax-
To what objects ii extends ib. ATION and TAXES.
Nature and necessity of Power ib.
See PowERS OF GOVERNMENT.

DUTIES.

See IMPOSTS AND DUTIES,
Courts.

TAXATION AND TAXES,
I See IMPEACHMENTS,

&c.
JUDICIAL POWER,
CIRCUIT COURTS,

ELECTORS (OF PRESIDENT AND
DISTRICT COURTS,

VICE PRESIDENT).
STATE COURts, and

How chosen
MAGISTRATES, and

Number in each State
SUPREME COURT.

Requisite qualifications

At what time to be chosen
DEBTS.

Time for their assembling
See TENDER Laws.

Mode of their proceeding to

election
DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE Duties subsequent to Election.
See INDEPENDENCE.

See PRESIDENT OF U.S.

ib.

DISTRICT COURTS.
How organized
Stated and Special terms
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Original Jurisdiction
Admiralty Jurisdiction
Concurrent Jurisdiction with

• Circuit Courts
Jurisdiction exclusive in certain

cases of State Courts
With respect to Patents
Power of Judge at Chambers
See JUDICIAL POWER,

EXECUTIVE POWER. ,
108 General functions
ib. Objects of this Department
ib. Extent of discretionary power
ib. Obligation to obey and enforce
ib. Laws

Requisite qualities
Power apportioned to it

Advantage of its unity
ib. Evils of its division or plurali.
ib. ty
ib. How vested by Constitution of

U, S,

109 Prose

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Subordinate branches .

HABEAS CORPUS.
How far auxiliary to, or com Benefit of writ secured 91,32

prehensive of, Judicial By whom to be allowed. 105
Power

73
See PRESIDENT OF U.S. . .

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
How constituted

38
EXPATRIATION.
Right of, denied by English

On what principle of represen.
Law

166

tation
How regarded by writers on

Members, how chosen
public Law

For what Term

Qualifications of electors
How far admitted by State Con-

--- members
stitutions
How far settled in Courts of

How apportioned amongst the
U.S.

ib.

States
See NATURALIZATION, &c.

Number of representatives

Ratio of representation
Ex POST FACTO LAWS.

Exclusive Powers of House of
Prohibited to States

195

Representatives
Definition and meaning 196

Money bills

Choice of officers
FELONIES (ON THE SEA).

When to choose President of

U. S.
Power to define and punish 147

ib.
To what they arnouni in effect 151 Mode of conducting election
To what extent declared Pira-

See CONGRESS, LEGISLATIVE
cy, and punished as such ib. Power, &c.
Power, how far exclusive sib.
See PIRACY.

IMPEACHMENTS.

Nature of power, and where
FLEETS.

vested.
See ARMY AND Navy.

Court of Impeachments

Impeachments, whence derived
Forts.

By whom presented
See LOCAL JURISDICTION.

Senate, why selected as Court

Objects of the Jurisdiction
GOVERNMENT.

Causes of Impeachment -
Different forms of

Persons liable thereto
Powers of, how divided

Construction of Constitution in
How far distinct

relation to them
Separate Departments

Articles of Impeachment
Provincial Governinents

Quorum of the Court
How organized

President of the Court
See CONSTITUTION OF U. S.

When Chief Justice presides
CONSTITUTIONS (STATE),

Power of presiding officer
POWERS OF GOVERNMENT,

Rules of evidence
- STATE GOVERNMENTS..

Forms of proceeding
GUARANTIES.

Nature and effect of sentence

Power of pardon restricted
Nature, terms, and effect of the

See JUDICIAL POWER, SENATE,
. * Guaranties to the States 187 DE

&c.
Their necessity and extent. 188
Republican form of Government ib..
Protection from invasion 189 .

IMPLIED POWERS.
- -from domestic violence ib. See AUXILIARY POWERS, Pow.
When to be enforced

ERS OF GOVERNMENT, &c.

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