Thomas Jefferson Quote

That the several states who formed that instrument, being sovereign and independent, have the unquestionable right to judge of its infraction; and that a nullification, by those sovereignties, of all unauthorized acts done under colour of that instrument, is the rightful remedy.


The Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions of 1798 and '99 (ed. 1832)

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That the several states who formed that instrument, being sovereign and independent, have the unquestionable right to judge of its infraction; and...

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That the several states who formed that instrument, being sovereign and independent, have the unquestionable right to judge of its infraction; and...

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That the several states who formed that instrument, being sovereign and independent, have the unquestionable right to judge of its infraction; and...

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That the several states who formed that instrument, being sovereign and independent, have the unquestionable right to judge of its infraction; and...