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" By the law of the land, is most clearly intended, the general law; a law, which hears before it condemns; which proceeds upon inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial. "
Speeches and Forensic Arguments - Page 128
by Daniel Webster - 1830 - 520 pages
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 31

1893
...the law of the land is most clenrly intended the general law; n law which hears before it condemnę, which proceeds upon inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial. The meaning is tli4t every citizen shall hold his life, his liberties, his immunities under the general rules which...
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The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 36

Abraham Clark Freeman - 1894
...cannot be upheld as constitutional. In this connection the language of Mr. Webster is most appropriate: "By the law of the land is most clearly intended the...upon inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial": Const. US, art. 14; Const. Col., art. 2, sec. 25; Cooley's Constitutional Limitations, 6th ed., 431;...
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Police Powers Arising Under the Law of Overruling Necessity

William Packer Prentice - 1894 - 516 pages
...be upheld as constitutional. In this connection the language of Mr. Webster is most appropriate: " By the law of the land is most clearly intended the...law which hears before it condemns, which proceeds from inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial."1 " The legitimate basis for exclusive State control...
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Reports of Cases Decided in the Appellate Courts of the State of ..., Volume 50

Illinois. Appellate Court, Edwin Burritt Smith, Martin L. Newell - 1894
...293, 294, 295; Cooley's Const. Lim. 431, adopting Daniel Webster's definition of Law of the Land: " A law which hears before it condemns; which proceeds...inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial.'' Otherwise, "judicial proceedings," says Judge Cooley, "can not be valid." BRIEF OF AW GREEN, ATTORNEY...
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Courts and Their Jurisdiction: A Treatise on the Jurisdiction of the Courts ...

John Downey Works - 1894 - 908 pages
...' due process of law,' which has often been quoted by the courts with approval, viz : ' The general law, which hears before it condemns; which proceeds...upon inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial.' In judicial proceedings ' due process of law ' requires notice, hearing, and judgment. It does not...
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The South Western Reporter, Volume 27

1894
...Mr. Webster in the Dartmouth College Case of the term 'due course of the law of the land,' which Is: 'By the law of the land is most clearly Intended the general law. — a law whicb hears before It condemns, which proceeds ępon Inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial.'...
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The South Western Reporter, Volume 30

1895
...course of the law of the land"? Mr. Cooley In his work on Constitutional Limitations (page 432) says: "By the law of the land Is most clearly Intended the...trial. The meaning is that every citizen shall hold his liberty, life, property, and Immunities under the protection of the general rules which govern society....
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Cases on Constitutional Law: With Notes, Volume 1

James Bradley Thayer - 1895 - 2434 pages
...particular person or a particular case, but, in the language of Mr. Webster, in his familiar definition, " the general law, a law which hears before it condemns,...upon inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial," so " that every citizen shall hold his life, liberty, property, and immunities under the protection...
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Delaware Reports: Containing Cases Decided in the Supreme Court ..., Volume 18

David Thomas Marvel, John W. Houston, Samuel Maxwell Harrington, James Pennewill, William Henry Boyce, William Watson Harrington, Charles L. Terry, William J. Storey - 1901
...Mr. Webster in the great case of Dartmouth College vs. Woodward, 4 Wheat., 518-581, as follows : " By the law of the land is most clearly intended the...law ; a law which hears before it condemns ; which proARGUMENTS OF DEFENDANTS. ceedfi upon inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial. The meaning...
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Cases Argued and Decided in the Supreme Court of Mississippi ..., Volume 50

Mississippi. Supreme Court - 1875
...in the Dartmouth College case, reported in 4 Wheat., which has received the sanction of the courts. "By the law of the land, is most clearly intended the general law which hears before it condemns ; which proceeds upon inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial....
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