Hugo Black Quote

It is my belief that there are "absolutes" in our Bill of Rights, and that they were put there on purpose by men who knew what the words meant and meant their prohibitions to be "absolutes."


James Madison Lecture at the New York University School of Law (February 17, 1960).

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It is my belief that there are absolutes in our Bill of Rights, and that they were put there on purpose by men who knew what the words meant and...

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It is my belief that there are absolutes in our Bill of Rights, and that they were put there on purpose by men who knew what the words meant and...

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It is my belief that there are absolutes in our Bill of Rights, and that they were put there on purpose by men who knew what the words meant and...

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It is my belief that there are absolutes in our Bill of Rights, and that they were put there on purpose by men who knew what the words meant and...