PEARL LEONA STURGIS
·MONDAY, AUGUST 22, 2016
The Patriots Daily Bites of American History , Articles of Confederation Series #9
Articles of Confederation
Rules for neglecting to attend disputes:
Article 9 paragraph 3:
If either party shall neglect to attend at the day appointed without showing reason which congress shall judge sufficient or being present shall refuse to strike....then congress shall proceed to nominate 3 persons out of each State and the secretary of congress shall strike in behalf of such party absent or refusing and the judgement and sentence of the court to be appointed in the manner before prescribed shall be final and conclusive. If either party refuse to submit to the authority of such court or to appear or defend their claim or cause the court shall. nevertheless, proceed to pronounce sentence on judgement which shall in like manner be final and decisive, the judgement or sentence in other proceedings being in either case transmitted to congress and lodged among the acts of congress for the security of the parties concerned. Thus providing that every commissioner before he sets in judgement shall take an oath to be administered by one of the judges of the Supreme or Superior Court of the state where the cause shall be tried. well and truly to hear and determine the matter in question according to the best of his judgement without favor, affection or hope of reward: Provided also that no State shall be deprived of territory for the benefit of the United States.
(to be continued)
To be Continued in the Next Daily Bites of History Series
In case You Missed our American History Series On (American Revolution )
The Great Awakening
There is Nothing Wrong with the Constitution it's the people we elected to uphold their oaths ,That are the Problems .
This my friends is where all our hopes and dreams ,Freedoms ,Liberties were formed some 240 years ago ,by a group of men with foresight to see way down the road for what is today. The Greatest Country in the World,And Still Is,as long as WE THE PEOPLE STAND UP FOR OUR FREEDOMS
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