But FDR at least tried to make the change by proposing a statute and forcing a Senate debate.
They used a statute that never gets used and didn't even address our lawsuit in their claim.
Those excuses would do little to dissuade those enforcing the statute, if the U.S. had concrete proof of the suspected killings.
“Natural-born citizen” is an ill-defined term that has not been used in a statute since 1790.
This same collection of states was legally open to and/or required by statute to be racially segregated.
The first of these pleas was a mere formal plea, under the statute.
I never knew before there were such laws on the statute books.
The destination of the latter is marked out by the statute of Distributions.
It was high treason as defined by the statute of Edward the Third.
This tenure is expressly excepted from the statute, 12 Charles II., by which the other ancient tenures were destroyed.
late 13c., from Old French statut, from Late Latin statutum "a law, decree," noun use of neuter past participle of Latin statuere "enact, establish," from status "condition, position," from stare "to stand" from PIE root *sta- "to stand" (see stet).