A Law Unto Himself
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"A Law Unto Himself" is a 1914 short drama film directed by Robert Z. Leonard.
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- genre: Drama
- released on (100 years ago)
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CHAMBERS'S ENCYCLOPAEDIA: A DICTIONARY OF UNIVERSAL KNOWLEDGE FOR THE PEOPLE ILLUSTRATED WITH MAPS AND NUMEROUS WOOD ENGRAVINGS REVISED EDITION VOL. X (1874)
Each being a law unto himself, they had conilicting dcsirea, and this led to quarrelling, and eventually to schism. Among the men, there were some who contested with Noyes the .leadership of the fraternity ; and among the women, one or two ...
A Dictionary of Law (1913)
Consisting of Judicial Definitions and Explanations of Words, Phrases, and Maxims, and an Exposition of the Principles of Law : Comprising a Dictionary and Compendium of American and English Jurisprudence by William Caldwell Anderson
To pennit such practices would be to make the professed doctrines of religious belief superior to the law of the land, and, in effect, to permit every citizen to become a law unto himself. Under such circumstances government could exist in name ...
An Encyclopedia by Nancy S. Lind, Erik T. Rankin
To permit individuals to exempt themselves from such regulations would make „ professed doctrines of religious belief superior to the law of the land,‰ and in effect „permit every citizen to become a law unto himself.‰ The Sherbert test, said ...
by Mary Bosworth
become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy. (dissenting opinion Olmstead v. United States, 1928) —Eric Roark See also American Civil Liberties Union; Cell Search; First Amendment; Freedom of Information Act 1966; Increase in Prison ...
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Quotes about A Law Unto Himself
FOR him I sing,
I raise the Present on the Past,
(As some perennial tree, out of its roots, the present on the past:)
With time and space I him dilate--and fuse the immortal laws,
To make himself, by them, the law unto himself. (Walt Whitman)
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