Attainder of Treason Clause
The Congress shall have Power to declare the Punishment of Treason, but no Attainder of Treason shall work Corruption of Blood, or Forfeiture except during the Life of the Person attainted.
- United States Constitution
The Constitution of the United States.
- Constitution of Massachusetts
- Magna Carta
- The Federalist No. 84
- Constitution of Maryland
- James Wilsons' Notes of the Pennsylvania Ratification Convention
- Thomas Lloyd's Notes of the Pennsylvania Ratification Convention