Posted by T. Mann on July 29, 1998 at 08:40:52:
In Reply to: Re: Yeah Really!!! posted by I don't like it any more than you do, but... on July 27, 1998 at 18:03:45:
You never responded re: US Notes are not FRNs!?!
: : 3) The first round of legal tender cases were struck down by the Supreme(s) until it was pointed out that the military necessity of enforcing these notes as legal tender. Military necessity, in the minds of the Supreme(s) over rules the Constitution. The only reason FRNs are enforceable today is due to the ongoing state of emergency declared and reaffirmed periodically.
: I'd appreciate a cite on that one. I'd like to read it if you don't mind.
use findlaw: LEGAL TENDER CASES, 79 U.S. 457(1870)
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