Who is U.S. Constitution?

  • (noun): The constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states.

Some articles on constitution:

Legal Practice - United States - U.S. Constitution
... The nonconflicting parts of the English and American common law and its forms of pleading were explicitly incorporated into the U.S ... Constitution ...
John Ordronaux (doctor) - U.S. Constitution
... concrete form the entire system of Federal and State legislation, as practised under a written Constitution in the United States ... government, are sovereign within their several spheres of action...A written Constitution is a political grammar to whose rules administrative laws must conform ...

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