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higher law

noun
1.
an ethical or religious principle considered as taking precedence over the laws of society, and to which one may appeal in order to justify disobedience to a constitution or enacted law with which it conflicts.
Origin of higher law
1835-1845
An Americanism dating back to 1835-45
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