If the judges were not embarked in a conspiracy with the legislature, they would pronounce the resolutions of such a majority to be contrary to the supreme law of the land, unconstitutional, and void.
The magistracy, being equally the ministers of the law of the land, from whatever source it might emanate, would doubtless be as ready to guard the national as the local regulations from the inroads of private licentiousness.
Watch them wobble and go to pieces, and their members become slaves driven to toil by empty stomachs and the law of the land.
Oh, it won't be called that; it will be called enforcing the law of the land that compels the laborers to work.
It was therefore with the deepest shame and sorrow that he accidentally discovered, after several years, that she had deceived him completely, and her whole conduct turned out to have been so bad, that he felt himself obliged to carry out the law of the land
, and order the grand-vizir to put her to death.
Eat or be eaten had been the law of the land
; and eat or be eaten promised to remain the law of the land
for a long time to come.
The existing Congress, without any such control, can make treaties which they themselves have declared, and most of the States have recognized, to be the supreme law of the land
. Is the importation of slaves permitted by the new Constitution for twenty years?
Crum--administering the law of the land
. The lady bowed, and waited for him to begin.
This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof; and all Treaties made, or which shall be made, under the Authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land
; and the Judges in every State shall be bound thereby, any Thing in the Constitution or Laws of any State to the Contrary notwithstanding.
He had no wit to trace back the social crime to its far sources-- he could not say that it was the thing men have called "the system" that was crushing him to the earth that it was the packers, his masters, who had bought up the law of the land
, and had dealt out their brutal will to him from the seat of justice.
Ca- pable of high attainments as an intellectual and moral being--needing nothing but a comparatively small amount of cultivation to make him an orna- ment to society and a blessing to his race--by the law of the land
, by the voice of the people, by the terms of the slave code, he was only a piece of property, a beast of burden, a chattel personal, nevertheless!
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 22 (ANI): BJP Baghpat MP Satya Pal Singh on Thursday accused senior Congress leader P Chidambaram of not respecting law of the land
and thwarting arrests while stating that 'his dignity would have remained intact, had he surrendered earlier'.