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" A strict observance of the written laws is doubtless one of the high duties of a good citizen, but it is not the highest. The laws of necessity, of selfpreservation, of saving our country when in danger, are of higher obligation. To lose our country by... "
Presidential Powers - Página 243
por Harold J Krent - 2005 - 279 páginas
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Nemesis

Bill Napier - 2007 - 464 páginas
...of saving our country when in danger, are of a higher obligation. "Okay so far? Now listen to this: "To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to...us; thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means. "Straight from the horse's mouth, boy, from Thomas Jefferson. The guy who wrote the frigging Constitution....
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Self-Government, the American Theme: Presidents of the Founding and Civil War

Will Morrisey - 2005 - 290 páginas
...of necessity, of self-preservation, of saving our country when in danger, are of higher obligation. To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to written...us; thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means." Such circumstances arise most often in war and revolution. "Should we have ever gained our Revolution,...
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Human Body Size and the Laws of Scaling: Physiological, Performance, Growth ...

William D. Pederson, Thomas T. Samaras, Frank J. Williams - 2007 - 381 páginas
...of necessity, of self-preservation, of saving our country when in danger, are of higher obligation. To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to written...us; thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means." Lincoln expressed similar thoughts in the draft of his report to Congress on July 4, 1861 when he stated:...
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Law in Times of Crisis: Emergency Powers in Theory and Practice

Oren Gross, Fionnuala Ní Aoláin - 2006
...necessity, of self-preservation, of saving our country when in danger, are of a higher obligation. To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to written...with us; thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means.55 However, he did not seek to anchor emergency powers in the constitution. Rather, his liberal...
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Our Undemocratic Constitution: Where the Constitution Goes Wrong (And How We ...

Sanford Levinson - 2006 - 272 páginas
...country when in danger, are of higher obligation. To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to the written law, would be to lose the law itself, with...with us; thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means.38 Inevitably, one must confront Abraham Lincoln, at once the most important and yet problematic...
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War Powers: How the Imperial Presidency Hijacked the Constitution

Peter Irons - 2006 - 320 páginas
...extralegal actions. "To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to written law," Jefferson argued, "would be to lose the law itself, with life, liberty,...us; thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means." Clearly, Jefferson limited his ends-justifies-the-means argument to the kinds of emergency situations...
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Thomas Jefferson and Executive Power

Jeremy D. Bailey - 2007
...of necessity, of self-preservation, of saving our country when in danger, are of higher obligation. To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to written...us, thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means." After offering this slightly edited version of Jefferson's general principle, Colvin went on to present...
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The Politics of Hope: And, The Bitter Heritage : American Liberalism in the ...

Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. - 2008 - 539 páginas
...not perish. Thus, the suspension of legal authority does not imply its abolition." So too Jefferson: "To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to...us; thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means. . . . The line of discrimination between cases may be difficult; but the good officer is bound to draw...
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Henry Adams and the Making of America

Garry Wills - 2007 - 467 páginas
...of necessity, of self-preservation, of saving our country when in danger, are of higher obligation. To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to written...with us, thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means.14 To another correspondent Jefferson went further, arguing for a temporary dictatorship: Under...
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The Terror Presidency: Law and Judgment Inside the Bush Administration

Jack L. Goldsmith - 2007 - 256 páginas
...of necessity, of self-preservation, of saving our country when in danger, are of higher obligation. To lose our country by a scrupulous adherence to written...with us; thus absurdly sacrificing the end to the means."16 Jefferson was writing in a tradition of prerogative power that went back to the influential...
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