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In the introduction Paine writes “You will do me the justice to remember, that I have always strenuously supported the Right of every Man to his own opinion, however different that opinion might be to mine. Constitution violates the Ten Commandments ") To make matters worse for the Christian argument (not to mention embarrassing), the Supreme Court building came into existence between 1932 and 1935, long after the establishment of the United States government.

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Publisher: Da Capo Pr (June 1972)

ISBN: 0306702487

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