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the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states

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If the Senate fails to support and advance the fundamental principle of the Constitution for which it was designed or uniquely contribute to the protection and advancement of any of the fundamental principles of the Constitution, it is quite reasonable to ask, "So what do we do about this problem chamber anyway?
The principles of the constitution of the local Liberal Party, in addition to being anchored on a social contract with the Filipino people, are also similar to that of the international Liberal Constitution.
It cannot be said that simply because the possession of meat of cow progeny is banned so as to give complete effect to the directive principles of the Constitution, the right of citizens under Article 21 to have his own choice of food stands violated or stultified.
It is a matter of deep concern that we have a government at the Centre with a prime minister with 31 per cent vote share (that BJP scored in last year's Lok Sabha polls) which wants to debate principles of the Constitution.
In various principles of the constitution (6, 7, 26, 27, 62, 87, etc.
It is possible to distinguish the principles of the Constitution from its compromises only by reference to the Declaration.
Indeed, wise counsel to heed for all persons obligated by oath to secure the principles of the Constitution.
After his visit, yhsanoy-lu told reporters that they had a fruitful meeting and they discussed superiority of law, sovereignty of the natione and main principles of the constitution.
In his resolution, Pimentel said paragraph 17 of the Basic Principles of the Constitution provides that "where the security of lawyers is threatened as a result of discharging their functions, they shall be adequately safeguarded by authorities.
The draft law passed by the Parliament conflicts with main principles of the Constitution, Dinara Oshurakhunova, Head of the Coalition of Democracy and Civil, said in the statement.
The President believes, however, that this must be done in accordance with the basic principles of the Constitution of the Republic of Bulgaria and of European legislation such as the principle of equal treatment of economic entities and of rule of law.
Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani maintained that the interference by the courts in this matter would be violative of one of the foundational principles of the Constitution, which envisages a trichotomy of powers between the Legislature, Executive and Judiciary.
He also said that due to an imbalance in the principles of the constitution, Iran is facing an imbalance.
We have seen on television screens and read in the papers about how the Imams (who are partisan cadres in the MB and the other Islamic groups) dealt with the principles of the constitution, the opposition and the rights, i.
The delegation will clarify the Kurdish view points to all parties, in the government or out, regarding the latest crisis between Baghdad and Arbil, in addition to the stand on Arbil agreement and the principles of the constitution, he added.
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