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The whole world seemed pale and void of its original meaning.
359 states that the "traditional definition of marriage is a union between one man and one woman" and supports "the four dissenting opinions in Obergefell, which uphold the traditional definition of marriage as a union between one man and one woman and the original meaning of the 14th amendment.
We also need public education about the long pre-Nazi history of this symbol so that no one can ever again use it for anything other than its original meaning of peace and harmony.
25) Given Heller's originalism, this should be unsurprising; the advocates of balancing tests and standards of scrutiny do not claim that they have any basis in the original meaning of the Constitution's text.
Marc Allen goes back to the original meaning of tantra and shows how it can be applied to every moment of your life, excluding nothing.
Originalists themselves argue fiercely about whether the original meaning, or instead the original intentions, should be taken as authoritative (21)--a point that suggests that interpretation, to qualify as such, need not be focused on intentions.
the original meaning of the text of the Constitution as enacted, he
Wood presents exhaustive evidence from first- and second-century documents, both Greek and Jewish, for the authentic, original meaning of arsenokoites.
So "friend" joins "gay" among words being robbed of original meaning, along with "straight".
The senator's statement rejected the idea that the Supreme Court is the only relevant constitutional interpreter in the federal system and struck at the heart of the "living Constitution," the notion that the original meaning of the Constitution is not binding on today's government officials.
One gets a sense of its original meaning in the well-known carol, God rest ye merry, gentlemen.