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Copyright, 1910
By W. W. WILLOUGHBY, Ph. D.

J. B, LY IN COMPANY

PRINTERS AND BINDERS

ALBAWY N. Y.

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interpretation ..

12. Legislative and executive practice not absolutely binding.

13. Extrinsic evidence

14. Technical terms
15. The interpretative value of debates in constitutional con-

ventions ...
16. The Federalist
17. History the times.
18. The interpretative value of legislative debates.
19. Resort to the preamble for purpose of construction.

20. “We, the People”.

21. “ Constitution".

22. “ Common defense and general welfare'
23. The Constitution is to be construed as a whole.
24. So-called “natural ” or “ unwritten constitutional ” laws

have no constructive force.....

25. The “spirit” of the Constitution..

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SECTION 26. Applicability of constitutional provisions to modern con-

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27. The Wilson-Roosevelt doctrine of construction..
28. Stare Decisis

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CHAPTER IV.

THE SUPREMACY OF FEDERAL AUTHORITY,
SECTION 42. Federal supremacy

43. The States may not be coerced.
44. Conclusion

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CHAPTER V.

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THE MAINTESANCE OF FEDERAL SUPREMACY: IRITS OF ERROR FROM THE

FEDERAL SUPREME COURT TO STATE COURTS.

SECTION 62. Writs of error to state courts...

63. Martin v. Hunter's Lessee.

64. Cohens v. Virginia....

THE MAINTENANCE OF FEDERAL SUPREMACY: REMOVAL OF SUITS FROM

STATE TO FEDERAJ. COURTS.

SECTION 65. Right of removal of criminal cases.

66 Tennessee v. Davis......

67. Right of removal in civil cases.

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government

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SECTION 82. Public office not a property or contract right

83. Suits between two or more claimants to state oflice......
84. Taylor v. Beckham....

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CHAPTER XIV.

INTERSTATE RELATIONS: EXTRADITION.
SECTION 104. Interstate extradition

105. Extradition by the States of the Union to foreign States.

106. Auxiliary legislation by the States...

107. Judicial examination of extradition proceedings.

108. Abduction and forcible return of fugitives from justice.

109. Trial for offenses other than those for which extradited..

110. Who is a “fugitive”.

lll. Fugitive slaves

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