John Marshall Quote

The law does not expect a man to be prepared to defend every act of his life which may be suddenly and without notice alleged against him.


In the Trial of Aaron Burr, August 1807

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The law does not expect a man to be prepared to defend every act of his life which may be suddenly and without notice alleged against him.

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The law does not expect a man to be prepared to defend every act of his life which may be suddenly and without notice alleged against him.

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The law does not expect a man to be prepared to defend every act of his life which may be suddenly and without notice alleged against him.

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The law does not expect a man to be prepared to defend every act of his life which may be suddenly and without notice alleged against him.