Lysander Spooner Quote

If the jury have no right to judge of the justice of a law of the government, they plainly can do nothing to protect the people against the oppressions of the government; for there are no oppressions which the government may not authorize by law.


An Essay on the Trial by Jury (ed. 1852)

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If the jury have no right to judge of the justice of a law of the government, they plainly can do nothing to protect the people against the...

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If the jury have no right to judge of the justice of a law of the government, they plainly can do nothing to protect the people against the...

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If the jury have no right to judge of the justice of a law of the government, they plainly can do nothing to protect the people against the...

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If the jury have no right to judge of the justice of a law of the government, they plainly can do nothing to protect the people against the...