arbitrary power

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Let us not insult the free and gallant citizens of America with the suspicion, that they would be less able to defend the rights of which they would be in actual possession, than the debased subjects of arbitrary power would be to rescue theirs from the hands of their oppressors.
Indeed their happiness appears to have been so compleat, that we are aware lest some advocate for arbitrary power should hereafter quote the case of those people, as an instance of the great advantages which attend that government above all others.
Although the presiding Genii in such an office as this, exercise a summary and arbitrary power over the liberties, the good name, the character, almost the lives, of Her Majesty's subjects, expecially of the poorer class; and although, within such walls, enough fantastic tricks are daily played to make the angels blind with weeping; they are closed to the public, save through the medium of the daily press.
Descended from generations victimised by the instruments of an arbitrary power, he was racially, nationally, and individually afraid of the police.
Razumov thought to himself that this man entrusted with so much arbitrary power must have believed what he said or else he could not have gone on bearing the responsibility.
Punish Rappler, but don't revoke its sworn duty to provide the people with information and public criticism of arbitrary power.
They conspire against their human and political development which they fear would challenge their arbitrary power.
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Natural law is the suitable bulwark against arbitrary power and ideological manipulation.
The right of the citizens to keep and bear arms has justly been considered, as the palladium of the liberties of the republic; since it offers a strong moral check against the usurpation and arbitrary power of rulers; and will generally, even if these are successful in the first instance, enable the people to resist and triumph over them.
It means "the absolute supremacy or predominance of regular law as opposed to the influence of arbitrary power.
The senior official also explained that his directorate works within a system that aims to build a state that safeguards dignity and freedom and not exercise arbitrary power.

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