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" The people have a right to keep and to bear arms for the common defence: and as, in time of peace, armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the legislature ; and the military power shall always be held in... "
The School of Wisdom - Page 180
1803 - 224 pages
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Constitutions of Nations: Volume I, Africa

Amos Jenkins Peaslee, Dorothy Peaslee Xydis - Law - 1974 - 1 pages
...the hut tax. Sec. 12. The people have a right to keep and to bear arms for the common defence. And as in time of peace armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the Legislature; and the military power shall always be held in exact subordination to the...
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Handgun Crime Control, 1975-1976: Hearings Before the Subcommittee ..., Volume 2

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee to Investigate Juvenile Delinquency - Firearms - 1976 - 2397 pages
...Massachusetts was as follows: "The people have a right to keep and to bear arms for the common defence. And as, in time of peace, armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the legislature; and the military power shall always be held in an eiact subordination to...
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A Right to Bear Arms: State and Federal Bills of Rights and Constitutional ...

Stephen P. Halbrook - Law - 1989 - 163 pages
...people have a right to keep and bear arms for the common defence. And as, in time of peace standing armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the legislature; and the military power shall always be held in an exact subordination to...
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Roots of the Republic: American Founding Documents Interpreted

Stephen L. Schechter - History - 1990 - 464 pages
...this Commonwealth.8 XVII. The people have a right to keep and to bear arms for the common defence. And as in time of peace armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the legislature; and the military power shall always be held in an exact subordination to...
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Founding the Republic: A Documentary History

John J. Patrick - History - 1995 - 272 pages
...Commonwealth. XVII. — THE people have a right to keep and to bear arms for the common defence. And as in time of peace armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the legislature; and the military power shall always be held in an exact subordination to...
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A People Armed and Free: The Truth about the Second Amendment

Jack Reynolds J. D., Jack Reynolds - Political Science - 2003 - 388 pages
...power. 1780 Massachusetts: The people have a right to keep and to bear arms for the common defence. And as, in time of peace, armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the legislature; and the military power shall always be held in an exact subordination to...
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The Militia and the Right to Arms, Or, How the Second Amendment Fell Silent

H. Richard Uviller, William G. Merkel, William G.. Merkel - Law - 2002 - 338 pages
...Constitution of 1780 provided: The people have a right to keep and bear arms for the common defense. And as in time of peace armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the legislature, and the military shall always be held in an exact subordination to the...
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The Political Junkie Handbook

Michael Crane - Political Science - 2004 - 644 pages
...provision. Massachusetts: The people have a right to keep and to bear arms for the common defence. And as, in time of peace, armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the legislature; and the military power shall always beheld in an exact subordination to...
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Beyond the Founders: New Approaches to the Political History of the Early ...

Jeffrey L. Pasley, Andrew Whitmore Robertson, David Waldstreicher - History - 2004 - 435 pages
...power. 1780, Massachusetts: The people have a right to keep and to bear arms for the common defence. And as, in time of peace, armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the consent of the legislaBeyond the Myth of Consensus ture; and the military power shall always be held...
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Out of Range: Why the Constitution Can't End the Battle over Guns

Mark V. Tushnet - Law - 2007 - 176 pages
...structure to Virginia's: "The people have a right to keep and bear arms for the common defense. And, as, in time of peace, armies are dangerous to liberty, they ought not to be maintained without the VIRGINIA consent of the legislature." Again: the reference to the common defense, not self-defense,...
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