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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Constitution

The United States Constitution is the supreme law of the United States of America . ... For over two centuries the Constitution has remained in force because its framers ..... Eleven ratified in 1787 or 1788, and all thirteen had done so by 1790. ... on common law and on Magna Carta (1215), which had become a foundation of ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_United_States_Constitution

The United States Constitution was written in 1787 during the Philadelphia Convention. The old Congress set the rules the new government followed in terms of writing and ratifying the new constitution. After ratification in eleven states, in 1789 its elected officers of government ... Once the Confederation Congress certified that eleven states had ratified the ...

www.answers.com/Q/In_order_to_become_law_of_the_land_the_constitution_had_to_be_ratified_by

Which Article states that nine states had to ratify the Constitution before it became the law of the land? Article VII of the Constitution states: "The ratification of the ...

www.billofrightsinstitute.org/founding-documents/constitution

By June of 1788, 9 states had ratified the Constitution, ensuring it would go into effect for ... We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, .... before it become a law, be presented to the President of the United States; ... To make rules for the government and regulation of the land and naval forces;.

www.archives.gov/education/lessons/constitution-day/ratification.html

Aug 21, 2016 ... Before the Constitution could become the law of the land, it would have ... Article VII stipulated that nine states had to ratify the Constitution for it ...

system.uslegal.com/u-s-constitution/article-vii-ratification

In order to make the United States Constitution legally binding, it had to be ratified or ... This means that the Constitution became the highest law of the land upon ...

www.history.com/topics/constitution

Find out more about the history of The U.S. Constitution, including videos, ... In order for the Constitution to become law, it then had to be ratified by nine of the 13 ...

kids.laws.com/constitution

The United States Constitution is the highest law of the land in the United States. ... In order to do that, the states needed to vote in favor of the Constitution. ... On December 3, 1787, Delaware became the first state to ratify the Constitution, or to ... While the Constitution had already become the governing document, the last ...

kids.laws.com/articles-of-the-constitution

The Constitution had to be ratified by at least nine states in order to become the law of the land. After two and a half years, all 13 states agreed to ratify the ...

www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/constitution/item/19137-24-constitutional-questions-every-american-should-be-able-to-answer

Sep 17, 2016 ... Q: Has the Constitution always guided the country? ... Q: Does the Constitution allow the president to make law? ... An Executive Order that binds only the employees of the federal government is proper because ... have ratified the Constitution and it might not have become the “Supreme Law of the Land.”.