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.
Constitution and the constitutions of every state ban ex post facto
laws, only Missouri and a minority of other states prohibit enactment of laws retrospective in their operation.
However, societal disdain toward sex offenders, and the resulting social stigma, remains the driving force behind newly enacted and amended statutes that apply harsh regulations to sex offenders--statutes that sometimes even impose retroactive application, which violates the sex offenders' constitutional rights under 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.
Criminal Law--Fourth Circuit Holds Retroactive Application of Federal Sentencing Guidelines Amendments Violates Ex Post Facto
Clause--United States v.