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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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West's Encyclopedia of American Law, Volume 5

West Group - Law - 1998 - 453 pages
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Religion and State in the American Jewish Experience

Jonathan D. Sarna, David G. Dalin - Church and state - 1997 - 331 pages
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Children in the Legal System: Cases and Materials

Samuel M. Davis, Elizabeth S. Scott, Walter Wadlington - Law - 1997 - 1030 pages
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American Jewish History: The Colonial and Early National Periods ..., Volume 1

American Jewish Historical Society - Religion - 1998 - 486 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.90 Anticipating as it did by ten years the Constitution of the United States, insofar at...
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Constitutional Debates on Freedom of Religion: A Documentary History

John J. Patrick, John I. Patrick, Gerald P. Long - Law - 1999 - 335 pages
...documents to specify, as the New York Constitution did, that rights of conscience should not be "construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices...inconsistent with the peace or safety of [the] State." Such a proviso would have been superfluous. Instead, these documents make sense only if the right to...
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Philosophical Writings of Thomas Cooper

Thomas Cooper - Philosophy - 2001 - 1054 pages
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The Supreme Court in American Society: Equal Justice Under Law

Kermit L. Hall - Law - 2001 - 788 pages
...to all mankind: Provided, That the liberty of conscience thereby declared shall not be so constroed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this State. SC CONST, of 1790, art. VI.TI, ii, reprinted in 2 FEOTRAL ANO STATE CONSTITUTION;;, mfra...
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Historic U.S. Court Cases: An Encyclopedia, Volume 2

John W. Johnson - Law - 2001 - 1089 pages
...York Constitution of 1777, which declared that "liberty of conscience . . . shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this state." The Court listed numerous other examples of state constitutional condemnation of Mormon...
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United States Supreme Court Reports

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 2000
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Children and the Law: Child vs. state, Volume 3

Janet W. Steverson - Law - 2002 - 414 pages
...establishment or mode of worship; 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 state, nor shall any money be drawn from the treasury for the benefit of any religious societies or theological...
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