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  • The constitution means what the judiciary says it means.
  • He prefers that elected officials make these kinds of decisions so that an out-of-touch judiciary does not destroy the fabric that holds this country together.
  • He has obstructed the Administration of Justice, by refusing his Assent to Laws for establishing Judiciary powers.
    Thomas Jefferson et al.  --  The Declaration of Independence
  • The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee scheduled hearings on innocence and the death penalty a few months after Walter’s release, and we both testified.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy

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  • They had judiciary powers, and could act as judges in both the religious and secular courts.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • Robespierre, Danton, Marat, she had not known in their new guise of bloody judiciaries, merciless wielders of the guillotine.
    Baroness Orczy  --  The Scarlet Pimpernel
  • Towards evening on that day, when the judiciary officers of the bishop came to pick up from the pavement of the Parvis the dislocated corpse of the archdeacon, Quasimodo had disappeared.
    Victor Hugo  --  The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • Her father retired from the judiciary when she was eleven, and took the family to Minneapolis.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • …Holy Office, and put him to the question, and forced it out of him by whose virtue it is that he divines; because it is certain this ape is not an astrologer; neither his master nor he sets up, or knows how to set up, those figures they call judiciary, which are now so common in Spain that there is not a jade, or page, or old cobbler, that will not undertake to set up a figure as readily as pick up a knave of cards from the ground, bringing to nought the marvellous truth of the science…
    Miguel de Cervantes  --  Don Quixote
  • On these occasions, the regent was surrounded by his amaphakathi, a group of councilors of high rank who functioned as the regent’s parliament and judiciary.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom

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  • This organisation even maintains a high-level judiciary along with its train of countless servants, scribes, policemen and all the other assistance that it needs, perhaps even executioners and torturers — I’m not afraid of using those words.
    Franz Kafka  --  The Trial
  • Our King saw that the one thing needful was to restore order: to curb the excessive powers of local government, which were usually exercised for selfish and often for seditious ends, and to systematise the judiciary.
    T.S. Eliot  --  Murder in the Cathedral
  • …divine Spirit; which Possession they called Enthusiasme; and these kinds of foretelling events, were accounted Theomancy, or Prophecy; Sometimes in the aspect of the Starres at their Nativity; which was called Horoscopy, and esteemed a part of judiciary Astrology: Sometimes in their own hopes and feares, called Thumomancy, or Presage: Sometimes in the Prediction of Witches, that pretended conference with the dead; which is called Necromancy, Conjuring, and Witchcraft; and is but…
    Thomas Hobbes  --  Leviathan
  • They will know that we must cede to the judiciary’s demands.
    Alexs Pate  --  Amistad
  • A circumstance which crowns the defects of the Confederation remains yet to be mentioned, the want of a judiciary power.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers
  • A penalty can be only inflicted in two ways: by the courts or by military force—by COERCION of the judiciary or by COERCION of arms.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • If the American judiciary had any brains-which on the surface the Justice Department would seem to refute-they’d put him back on the bench.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • The separation of the judiciary from the administrative power of the State no doubt affects the security of every citizen and the liberty of all.
    Alexis de Toqueville  --  Democracy In America, Volume 1
  • There must be an independent judiciary.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • The American Congress, that country’s doctrine of separation of powers, as well as the independence of its judiciary, arouses in me similar sentiments.
    Nelson Mandela  --  I Am Prepared to Die
  • In 1928, despite his continued differences with the Republican party and its administrations, the Nebraska Senator was one of the party’s most prominent members, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee and a potential Presidential nominee.
    John F. Kennedy  --  Profiles in Courage
  • It set out in detail how Comrade E. M. S. Namboodiripad’s government intended to enforce land reforms, neutralize the police, subvert the judiciary and "Restrain the Hand of the Reactionary anti-People Congress Government at the Center.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
  • The IFA has hired Allen Coffey, Jr., the former general counsel of the House Judiciary Committee, and Andy Ireland, a former Republican congressman who was the ranking member of the House Small Business Committee, to help thwart greater federal regulation of franchising.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • Judiciary Enforces Legislation
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The judiciary must have the authority to enforce its resolutions.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • And in rejecting the rule of the juryless Admiralty Court in enforcing this law, the instructions declared that there must be a trial by jury and an independent judiciary.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • 11 If rebellious individuals opposed national laws, the judiciary would guard the laws from illegal or immoral behavior.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Legislative, Executive, Judiciary
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • 14 The Confederation’s worst defect is the lack of a judiciary power.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • *d It was easy to proclaim the principle of a Federal judiciary, but difficulties multiplied when the extent of its jurisdiction was to be determined.
    Alexis de Toqueville  --  Democracy In America, Volume 1
  • The two judiciary courts—the imperial chamber and the aulic council—have final jurisdiction in controversies concerning the empire or among its states.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The Union, therefore, required a national judiciary to enforce the obedience of the citizens to the laws, and to repeal the attacks which might be directed against them.
    Alexis de Toqueville  --  Democracy In America, Volume 1
  • The American legislators therefore agreed to create a federal judiciary power to apply the laws of the Union, and to determine certain questions affecting general interests, which were carefully determined beforehand.
    Alexis de Toqueville  --  Democracy In America, Volume 1
  • The American Congress, the country’s doctrine of separation of powers, as well as the independence of its judiciary, arouse in me similar sentiments.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • I regard the British Parliament as the mostdemocratic institution in the world, and the independence and impartiality of its judiciary never fail to arouse my admiration.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • Political science hasn’t been able to define the exact boundaries between the legislative, executive, and judiciary branches of government.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Some people say that the trial of impeachments by the Senate is wrong: they believe the judiciary should have this power.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Others reply that the judiciary already has too much power.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • First, the power usurpation will only succeed if the executive and judiciary departments, which execute and interpret legislative acts, support it.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • 27 The federal executive and judiciary might be discussed here as constitutional provisions that give efficacy to the federal powers.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • It says the legislative, executive, and judiciary departments should be separate.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • A government becomes a tyranny when one person or a group of people holds all of government’s powers—legislative, executive, and judiciary.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • 6 However, the British legislative, executive, and judiciary departments are not totally separate from each other.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The Senate is the impeachment court for members of the executive and judiciary.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Yet the chief executive and the judiciary have partial control over the legislature.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The chief executive and his council appoint judges and form an impeachment court for trial of officers, judiciary and executive.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The legislature appoint all principal offices, both executive and judiciary.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Yet the legislature appoints the chief executive and all the principal officers within both the executive and the judiciary.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • 21 In the State constitutions, the legislative, executive, and judiciary departments aren’t kept totally separate.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The judiciary is even more limited.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
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