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" State ; and no person shall be rendered incompetent to be a witness on account of his opinions on matters of religious belief; but the liberty of conscience, hereby secured, shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices... "
Acts of the General Assembly of the State of South-Carolina, from February ... - Page 139
by South Carolina - 1808
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Senate Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Public Documents and ..., Volume 7

United States. Congress. Senate - United States - 1868
...of his religious opinion ; but the liberty of conscience, hereby secured, shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of the people. SEC. 7. Every' person charged with an offence against the laws shall have the privilege and...
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Proceedings and Debates of the Constitutional Convention of the ..., Volume 5

New York (State). Constitutional Convention - Constitutional conventions - 1868
...account of his religious belief; but the liberty of conscience hereby secured shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety ot the State. [The same as referred : SEO. 3. The free exercise and enjoyment oi re ligious profession...
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Hearings

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Public Welfare - 1965
...matters of religious belief ; but the liberty of conscience hereby secured shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices Inconsistent with the peace or saf ty of this State. ARTICLE IV SEC. 20. Neither the Legislature, nor any county, city and county,...
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Constitution of the United States: Constitution of the State of California ...

United States - 1969 - 306 pages
...matters of religious belief; but the liberty of conscience hereby secured shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this State. Suspension of Habeas Corpus SEC. 5. The privilege of the writ of habeas corpus shall not...
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State and Federal Laws Relating to Nonpublic Schools

Helen M. Jellison, Bascomb Associates - Education and state - 1975 - 391 pages
...establishment or mode of worship.—* * * the liberty of conscience hereby secured shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices...inconsistent with the peace or safety of the state, nor shall any money be drawn from the treasury for the benefit of any religious societies, or religious...
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Fire and the Spirits: Cherokee Law from Clan to Court

Rennard Strickland - Social Science - 1982 - 282 pages
...be allowed within this Nation; Provided, That this liberty of conscience shall not be so constructed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this Nation. Sec. 4.— Whenever the General Council shall determine the expediency of appointing delegates...
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The Constitution of South Carolina: Church and state, morality and free ...

James L. Underwood - Law - 1986 - 441 pages
...proviso stipulating ". . . that the liberty of conscience hereby declared shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this State." The 1895 Constitution contains a free exercise clause virtually identical to that in the...
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Conscience and Belief: The Supreme Court and Religion

Kermit Hall - Law - 2000 - 485 pages
...to all mankind. Provided, That the liberty of conscience thereby declared shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this State. SC CONST, of 1790, art. VIII, I t, reprinted in 1 FEDERAL AND STATE CONSTITUTIONS, SHjfrea...
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A Nation Dedicated to Religious Liberty: The Constitutional Heritage of the ...

Arlin M. Adams, Charles J. Emmerich - Law - 1990 - 172 pages
...preference, . . . Provided, That the liberty of conscience, hereby granted, shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this State."45 Along with Virginia, the other Southern states that recognized broad religious rights...
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Roots of the Republic: American Founding Documents Interpreted

Stephen L. Schechter - History - 1990 - 464 pages
...to all mankind. Provided that the liberty of conscience hereby granted, shall not be so construed, as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this State. XXXIX. AND WHEREAS the ministers of the gospel, are by their profession dedicated to the...
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