Kent's Commentaries

The Founder's Constitution includes the following Commentaries by Chancellor Kent:

Article 1, Section 1,Document 10 James Kent, Commentaries 1:207--10, 1826
Article 1, Section 8, Clause 4,Document 21 James Kent, Commentaries 1:397--98; 2:33--63, 1826, 1827
Article 1, Section 8, Clause 10, Document 11 James Kent, Commentaries 1:1--4, 15--19, 171--76, 1826
Article 1, Section 8, Clause 11, Document 16 James Kent, Commentaries 53-67, 1826
Article 1, Section 8, Clause 15, Document 21 James Kent, Commentaries 1:244--50, 1826
Article 1, Section 9, Clause 1,Document 26 James Kent, Commentaries 1:179--87, 1826
Article 2, Section 2, Clauses 2 and 3, Document 31 James Kent, Commentaries 1:154--68, 1826
Article 4, Section 3, Clause 2, Document 6 James Kent, Commentaries 1:360--61, 1826
Amendment I (Speech and Press), Document 32 James Kent, Commentaries 2:12--22, 1826



RETURN TO LEGAL HISTORY: 1777-1846



The Historical Society of the Courts of the State of New York        140 Grand Street, Suite 701 White Plains, N.Y. 10601        914.824.5717