No State shall enter into any treaty, alliance, or confederation; grant letters of marque and reprisal; coin money; emit bills of credit; make any thing but gold and silver a legal tender in payment of debts; pass any bill of attainder, ex post facto law, or law impairing the obligation of contracts; or grant any title of nobility.
Bills of attainder, ex post facto laws, and laws impairing the obligation of contracts, are contrary to the first principles of the social compact, and to every principle of sound legislation.
No Bill of Attainder or ex post facto Law shall be passed.
No State shall enter into any Treaty, Alliance, or Confederation; grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal; coin Money; emit Bills of Credit; make any Thing but gold and silver Coin a Tender in Payment of Debts; pass any Bill of Attainder, ex post facto Law, or Law impairing the Obligation of Contracts, or grant any Title of Nobility.
By a limited Constitution, I understand one which contains certain specified exceptions to the legislative authority; such, for instance, as that it shall pass no bills of attainder, no ex post facto
laws, and the like.
It is probable that both these representations were of ex post facto
origin; the young gentleman (whose expressive name was Sparkler) being monomaniacal in offering marriage to all manner of undesirable young ladies, and in remarking of every successive young lady to whom he tendered a matrimonial proposal that she was
A noble use of them had, however, been made, and again I was compelled to deal with the result in ex post facto
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its ex post facto
approval for the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Germany on Security Cooperation.
Whether the 2010 Amendment to Delaware Law Violates the Ex Post Facto
Clause -- The Court denied Defendants' motion to dismiss the Plaintiff's ex post facto
claim, which was premised on the fact that the current estimation provision was enacted in 2010.
For mandatory systems--systems that limit sentencing factors and specify particular punishments based on particular facts--defendants enjoy important rights including the right to a jury, the right to proof beyond a reasonable doubt, the right to notice of potential sentencing aggravators, and the right not to be sentenced based on ex post facto
In its report, a 2011 grand jury determined the monsignor fell under the new statute, but Lynn's defense team has argued that that application violated the ex post facto
The NA speaker would now have to get ex post facto
approval from NA finance committee for formalizing the extension in service of Karamat Niazi.