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  • ArtI.S8.C1.1 Taxing Power
    Taxing Power Article I, Section 8, Clause 1: The Congress shall have Power To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare . . .
  • ArtI.S8.C1.2 Spending Power
    Spending Power Article I, Section 8, Clause 1: The Congress shall have Power To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare . . .
  • ArtI.S10.C1.5 Contract Clause
    Contract Clause Article I, Section 10, Clause 1: No State shall enter into any Treaty, Alliance, or Confederation; grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal; coin Money; emit Bills of Credit; make any Thing . . .
  • ArtIV.S1.1.1.1 Full Faith and Credit Clause: Historical Background
    Full Faith and Credit Clause: Historical Background Article IV, Section 1: Full Faith and Credit shall be given in each State to the public Acts, Records, and judicial Proceedings of every other State. . . .
  • Amdt13.1 Thirteenth Amendment: Historical Background
    Thirteenth Amendment: Historical Background On January 1, 1863, President Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation declaring, based on his war powers, that within named states and parts of states in . . .
  • Amdt13.S1.1.1 Prohibition Clause
    Prohibition Clause Thirteenth Amendment, Section 1: Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the . . .
  • Amdt13.S1.1.2 Exceptions Clause
    Exceptions Clause Thirteenth Amendment, Section 1: Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United . . .
  • Amdt13.S2.1.1.1 Enforcement Clause: Overview
    Enforcement Clause: Overview Thirteenth Amendment, Section 2: Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation. This Amendment . . . is undoubtedly self-executing without any . . .
  • Amdt13.S2.1.1.2.1 Enforcement Clause: Early Doctrine
    Enforcement Clause: Early Doctrine Thirteenth Amendment, Section 2: Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation. Certain early cases suggested broad congressional powers, . . .
  • Amdt13.S2.1.1.2.2 Enforcement Clause: Current Doctrine
    Enforcement Clause: Current Doctrine Thirteenth Amendment, Section 2: Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation. Hodges was overruled by the Court in a far-reaching decision . . .
  • Amdt14.2 State Action Doctrine
    State Action Doctrine The Fourteenth Amendment, by its terms, limits discrimination only by governmental entities, not by private parties. As the Court has noted, the action inhibited by the first section . . .
  • Amdt14.S1.4.1.3.1.3.1.1 Appropriate Level of Scrutiny: Early Doctrine
    Appropriate Level of Scrutiny: Early Doctrine Fourteenth Amendment, Section 1: All persons born or naturalized in the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the United . . .
  • Amdt14.S1.4.1.3.1.3.1.2 Appropriate Level of Scrutiny: Current Doctrine
    Appropriate Level of Scrutiny: Current Doctrine Fourteenth Amendment, Section 1: All persons born or naturalized in the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the United . . .
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