John Marshall Quote

It is the peculiar province of the legislature to prescribe general rules for the government of society; the application of those rules to individuals in society would seem to be the duty of other departments.


Fletcher v. Peck, 10 U.S. (6 Cranch) 87, 128 (1810)

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It is the peculiar province of the legislature to prescribe general rules for the government of society; the application of those rules to...

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It is the peculiar province of the legislature to prescribe general rules for the government of society; the application of those rules to...

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It is the peculiar province of the legislature to prescribe general rules for the government of society; the application of those rules to...

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It is the peculiar province of the legislature to prescribe general rules for the government of society; the application of those rules to...