Treason and the Act of 1871

Webster’s dictionary defines “treason” as: 1. the offense of attempting by overt acts to overthrow the government of the state to which the offender owes allegiance or to kill or personally injure the sovereign or the sovereign’s family.  By that same source, the word “sovereign” is defined as: 1b. of the most exalted kind. 2a. … Continue reading Treason and the Act of 1871