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" To this objection, which is of recent date, it is sufficient to observe, that practice and acquiescence under it for a period of several years, commencing with the organization of the judicial system, affords an irresistable answer, and has indeed fixed... "
Journal of the Senate - Page 554
by Massachusetts. General Court. Senate - 1878
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The American Law Journal, Volume 6

John Elihu Hall - 1817 - 622 pages
...which is of recent date, it is sufficient to observe., that practice and acquiescence under ' the law,' for a period of several years, commencing with the organization of the judirial system, affords an irresistible answer, and has indeed, fixed the construction. It is a contemporary...
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Reports of Cases Determined in the Constitutional Court of South ..., Volume 4

South Carolina. Constitutional Court of Appeals, David James McCord - 1830 - 612 pages
...that they ought to have distinct commissions for that purpose. To this objection, which is of recent date, it is sufficient to observe, that practice and...the organization of the judicial system, affords an irresistable answer, and has fixed the construction. It is a cotemporaneous interpretation of the most...
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Speech of Hon. Daniel Chipman: Delivered in the Convention Holden at ...

Daniel Chipman - 1837 - 44 pages
...commissions forthat purpose. To this objection, which is of recent date, it is sufficient to observe, that a practice and acquiescence under it for a period of...the organization of the judicial system, affords an irresistable answer, and has, indeed, fixed the constructions. It is a contemporaneous interpretation...
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The Public Statutes at Large of the United States of America, Volume 2

United States - 1850 - 884 pages
...al. r. Sullivant et al., 10 Wheat. 192 ; 6 Cond. Rep. 71. The justices of the supreme court have by practice and acquiescence under it, for a period of...commencing with the organization of the judicial system, sat as circuit judges : this sractical exposition is too strong to be shaken or controlled. Stuart...
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Sketches of the Lives and Judicial Services of the Chief-justices of the ...

George Van Santvoord - 1854 - 550 pages
...stated by Mr, Justice Fatersori who delivered the opinion of the Court, that practice and acquiescence, for a period of several years, commencing with the organization of the judicial system, had fixed the construction, and that this co temporary and practical exposition was too strong to be...
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A Treatise on the Rules which Govern the Interpretation and Application of ...

Theodore Sedgwick - 1857 - 774 pages
...for the purpose, it was held by the Supreme Court, that a practice and acquiescence under the system for a period of several years, commencing with the organization of the judicial system, afforded an irresistible answer to all objections, and had, indeed, fixed the construction. It was...
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Statements and Documents Concerning the Recent Action of the Board of ...

1858 - 124 pages
...from Curtis's Decisions of the Supreme Court, Vol. I. 415 : '" To this objection, which is of recent date, it is sufficient to observe that practice, and...irresistible answer, and has indeed fixed the construction. * * This practical exposition is too strong and obstinate to be shaken or controlled. Of course, the...
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A Full and Arranged Digest of the Decisions in Common Law, Equity ..., Volume 1

Richard Peters - 1860 - 836 pages
...Cond. Rep. 83. 96. The justices of the supreme court having by practice and acquiescence under it fora period of several years, commencing with the organization of the judicial system, sat as circuit judges, this practical exposition of constitution is too strong to be shaken or controlled....
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 9

Illinois. Supreme Court - 1848 - 660 pages
...of Circuit Judges. In disposing of the case, the Court say: "To this objection, which is of recent date, it is sufficient to observe, that practice and...acquiescence under it for a period of several years, afford an irresistible answer, and have indeed, fixed the construction. It is a contemporary interpretation...
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Reports of Cases in Law and Equity in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 42

Oliver Lorenzo Barbour, New York (State). Supreme Court - 1865 - 726 pages
...and legislative exposition." "An act of the legislature following the adoption of the constitution, affords an irresistible answer, and has indeed fixed the construction. It is a cotemporary interpretation of the most forcible nature. This practical exposition is too strong and...
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