Sentence Examples

  • He holds supreme command by land and sea, appoints ministers and officials, promulgates the laws, coins money, bestows honors, has the right of pardoning, and summons and dissolves the parliament.
  • He sanctions, promulgates and executes the laws, and supplements them (partly co-ordinately with congress) by administrative regulations in harmony with their ends; holds a veto power and pardoning power; controls with the senate political appointments and removals; and conducts foreign relations, submitting treaties to the senate for ratification.
  • The right of pardoning is coextensive with the right of punishing.
  • The governor is chosen biennially, and has a limited pardoning power.
  • He has, in most states, the right of reprieving or pardoning offenders, but some recent constitutions place restrictions on this power.

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