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Saturday, February 01, 2020

John Bingham on High Crimes and Misdemeanors

"It is too late to construe the Constitution to mean, by the words 'high crimes and misdemeanors,' only offenses indictable at the common law or by statute."

Cong. Globe, 35th Cong., 2d Sees. 90 (1858) (statement of Rep. Bingham).

Posted by Gerard Magliocca on February 1, 2020 at 04:02 PM | Permalink

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