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Article 1, Section 8, Clause 16



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Generally 1.8.12; 1.8.15; Amend. VI

Matthew Hale, History of the Common Law, 42--43 (1713)

An Act for Regulating and Disciplining the Militia, 1777, Laws of Virginia, Hening 9:267--74

Records of the Federal Convention, Farrand 2:135, 136, 159, 168, 323, 352, 368, 380--81, 570, 595

Vermont Constitution of 1786, c. 1, art. 19, Thorpe 6:3754

Luther Martin, Defense of Elbridge Gerry, 18 Jan. 1788, Essays 342

An Act More Effectually to Provide for the National Defense, 1 Stat. 271 (1792)

Kentucky Constitution of 1792, art. 6, cl. 2--4, Thorpe 3:1271

House of Representatives, The Militia Bill, 21 Feb., 12 Apr. 1792, Annals 3:418--23, 553--55

House of Representatives, Organization of the Militia, 9 Jan. 1795, Annals 4:1067--70

Wise v. Withers, 3 Cranch 331 (1806)

House of Representatives, Classification of the Militia, 2 Jan. 1808, Annals 15:327--29

Caesar A. Rodney, Power of President to Nominate a Brigadier for Territorial Militia, 12 Apr. 1810, 1 Ops. Atty. Gen. 165

Commonwealth v. Irish, in Moore v. Houston, 3 Serg. & Rawle 176n (Pa. 1817)

Duffield v. Smith, 3 Serg. & Rawle 590 (Pa. 1818)

Mills v. Martin, 19 Johns. R. 7 (N.Y. 1821)


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