IV. LYSANDER SPOONER: GIVE ME LIBERTY . . . “[W]ITH [I]RRESISTIBLE [C]LEARNESS”63

By Spooner’s definition of law, it was clear that law and morals were not separate concepts. What role did natural justice play, however, in an interpretation of the U.S. Constitution? In order to answer this question, Spooner also looked to the writings of Chief Justice Marshall. He did so not, like Phillips, for vindication of […]