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" Class legislation, discriminating against some and favoring others, is prohibited, but legislation which, in carrying out a public purpose, is limited in its application, if within the sphere of its operation it affects alike all persons similarly situated,... "
Appletons' Annual Cyclopaedia and Register of Important Events - Page 431
1889
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United States Supreme Court Reports, Volume 30

United States. Supreme Court - 1958 - 1236 pages
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United States Supreme Court Reports, Volume 30

United States. Supreme Court - 1887 - 1244 pages
...* * * Class legislation, discriminating against some and favoring others, is prohibited, but [368] legislation which, in carrying out a public purpose,...within the sphere of its operation it affects alike all persons similarly situated, is not wi'Mn the amendment." The ordinance drawn in question in the...
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The Southern Reporter, Volume 8

1891 - 972 pages
...Sup. Ct. Rep. 730. And again: "Class legislation, discriminating against Fome and favoring others, le prohibited; but legislation which, in carrying out...is limited in its application, if within the sphere ot its operations it affects alike all persons similarly situated, is not within the amendment." Barbier...
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Albany Law Journal, Volume 35

1887 - 542 pages
...the liabilities imposed. As we said in Barbier v. Connolly, speaking of the fourteenth amendment : " Class legislation, discriminating against some and...prohibited; but legislation which in carrying out apublic purpose, is limited in its application, if within the sphere of its operation it affects alike...
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Harvard Law Review, Volume 30

1917 - 914 pages
...remain: (i) Does the statute bear a real relation to the accomplishment of that purpose? (2) Does it "operate alike upon all persons and property under the same circumstances and conditions"? With reference to the first inquiry it might well be argued that the statute should not be broader...
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The New York Supplement, Volume 160

1916 - 1182 pages
...* Though, in many respects, necessarily special in their character, they do not furnish just ground of complaint, if they operate alike upon all persons...within the sphere of its operation it affects alike all persons similarly situated, is not within the amendment." In the second place the defendant's counsel...
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Journal of Social Science, Volumes 24-26

1888 - 494 pages
...good. Though in many respects necessarily special in their character, they do not furnish just ground of complaint if they operate alike upon all persons...within the sphere of its operation it affects alike all persons similarly situated, is not within the amendment. The suggestion that Mr. Justice Field...
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Supreme Court Reporter, Volume 9

United States. Supreme Court - 1889 - 860 pages
...persons or property under the same circumstances and conditions. "Class legislation, " said the court, "discriminating against some and favoring others,...within the sphere of its operation it affects alike all persons similarly situated, is not within the amendment." In Soon Hing v. Crowley, 113 US 703,...
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The General Principles of Constitutional Law in the United States of America

Thomas McIntyre Cooley - 1891 - 456 pages
...York, 134 US 594; Pembina Mining Co. v. Pennsylvania, 125 US 181 ; Crowley v. Christensen, 137 US 86. " Class legislation discriminating against some and...out a public purpose, is limited in its application " is not within the prohibition of the amendment, "if within the sphere of its operations it affects...
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The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 23

Abraham Clark Freeman - 1892 - 1022 pages
...greater burden* should be laid upon one than are laid upon others in the same calling and condition. .... Class legislation discriminating against some and...within the sphere of its operation it affects alike all persons similarly situated, is not within the amendment.' It was accordingly held that a municipal...
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