United States Constitution

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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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"Yes," said the American Constitution, "I am old, but because of me my land has become the greatest in the world.
The at times suicidal partisan politics of Nepal where even the constitution is dictated by partisan whips could certainly take a hint from the fact that even the function of the American constitution need at times be reminded in the manner it did that it was the people and not the political parties that are sovereign in democracies.
In fact, this could be why [Brett Kavanaugh] was high up on Trump's list of picks." Under the American constitution, the Supreme Court has nothing to do with impeachment.
The Second Creation: Fixing the American Constitution in the Founding Era
"It was written in the same year as the American Constitution was signed.
| August 18 THE 19th amendment to the American constitution was introduced today in 1920, and it gave women the right to vote.
The 1935 Philippine Constitution was largely patterned after the American Constitution - to get the Americans to grant us independence.
I could dash off more information about the American Revolution, the Declaration of Independence and the American constitution because I took American history even before I had Philippine history.
The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights has borrowed extensively from the American constitution, specifically its Bill of Rights.The idealism of the American Republic emphasises human rights and the States obligation to protect them.
He is a graduate of the University of Miami School of Law and is a member of the Dade County Bar, The Florida Bar, the American Association for Justice, the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, the American Bar Association, and the American Constitution Society.
Even if, under the American Constitution, some of his proposed 'solutions' are deemed unconstitutional; hard decisions, says Trump, must be taken for the safety of the American people.
This aspect of the American Constitution is out of date, the 18th century is dead and gone.
'We copied the Constitution from the American Constitution and if you go to America you discover that there is County Police, there is State Police and the Federal Police.
The Flynns have a website: Citizens of the American Constitution.
Booker (Democrat of New Jersey) has published an op-ed in The New York Times ("A Syria Plan that Breaks the Law") accusing the Trump administration of wishing to wage war illegally in Syria, in a manner violating both the American Constitution and international law.
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