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" That the raising or keeping a standing army within the kingdom in time of peace, unless it be with consent of parliament, is against law. "
Books 1 & 2 - Page 319
by William Blackstone, George Sharswood - 1860
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Guide to the History of the Laws and Constitutions of England, Consisting of ...

Thomas Chisholm Anstey - Constitutional history - 1845 - 484 pages
...Colleagues, as though for their Departure from the Letter of the Bill of Rights ; which had declared, "that the Raising or Keeping a Standing Army within...with Consent of Parliament — is against Law." But he positively refused to receive, into the Preamble, any Admission of the Illegality of the Measure....
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Political Dictionary: Abandonment-Eyre

Political science - 1845 - 908 pages
...to be the destruction of the liberties of Englishmen. In the Bill of Rights (1CS9) it was declared that the raising or keeping a standing army within...it be with consent of parliament, is against law. An ami v varying in its numbers has ever since been maintained, and is now looked on without apprehension....
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Political dictionary [articles repr. from the penny cyclopaedia, ed. by G ...

Political dictionary - 1845 - 916 pages
...to be the destruction of the liberties of Englishmen. In the Bill of Rights (1689) it was declared that the raising or keeping a standing army within...it be with consent of parliament, is against law. An army varying in its numbers has ever since been maintained, and is now looked on without apprehension....
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Memoirs of Prince Charles Stuart: (count of Albany) Commonly ..., Volume 1

Karl Ludwig Klose - 1845 - 490 pages
...parliament, for longer time, or in other manner than the same is or shall be granted, is illegal ; that the raising or keeping a standing army within...unless it be with consent of parliament, is against law ; that election of members of parliament ought to be free ; that the freedom of speech and debates...
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The Elements of Morality: Including Polity, Volume 2

William Whewell - Ethics - 1845 - 434 pages
...Subjects to petition the King, and that all commitments or persecutions for such petitions are illegal : That the raising or keeping a standing army within...peace, unless it be with consent of parliament, is illegal : That the subjects which are protestants, may have arms for their defence suitable to their...
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History of the Counter-revolution in England: For the Re-establishment of ...

Armand Carrel, Charles James Fox - Great Britain - 1846 - 498 pages
...subject to petition the king, and all commitments and prosecutions for such petitionings are illegal. 6. That the raising or keeping a standing army within...it be with consent of parliament, is against law. 7. That the subjects which are protestants may have arms for their defence, suitable to their condition,...
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The Constitutional History of England, from the Accession of Henry VII. to ...

Henry Hallam - Constitutional history - 1846 - 644 pages
...commitments or prosecutions for such petitions are illegal ; That the raising • Parl. Hist. v. 54. or keeping a standing army within the kingdom in time...peace, unless it be with consent of parliament, is illegal ; That the subjects which are protestants may have arms for their defence suitable to their...
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A New Abridgment of the Law with Large Additions and Corrections, Volume 9

Matthew Bacon, Sir Henry Gwilliam, Charles Edward Dodd - Law - 1846 - 708 pages
...1, (the Mutiny Act,) after reciting, that whereas the raising or keeping a standing army within this kingdom in time of peace, unless it be with consent of parliament, is against law: and whereas it is judged necessary by his majesty and this present parliament, that a body of forces...
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Military Miscellany: Comprehending a History of the Recruiting of the Army ...

Henry Marshall - Corporal punishment - 1846 - 408 pages
...crowned King and Queen of England. The Declaration of Rights to which William and Mary assented, stated, that the raising or keeping a standing army within the kingdom in time of peace, without the consent of Parliament, is against law. Two Scotch regiments, which were quartered in England,...
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Free Thoughts on Protestant Matters

Tresham Dames Gregg - Ireland - 1847 - 488 pages
...Protestants, may have arms for their defence, suitable to their conditions, as allowed by law. " 6. That the raising or keeping a standing army within...it be with consent of parliament, is against law. " 8. That election of members of parliament ought to be free. "10. That excessive bail ought not to...
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