Treason Definition Clause/Aid and Comfort to the Enemy Clause
Treason against the United States, shall consist only in levying War against them, or in adhering to their Enemies, giving them Aid and Comfort. No Person shall be convicted of Treason unless on the Testimony of two Witnesses to the same overt Act, or on Confession in open Court.
- United States Constitution
The Constitution of the United States.
- Magna Carta
- The Federalist No. 84
- James Madison on the Pinckney Plan
- James Madison's Notes of the Constitutional Convention
- North Carolina Ratification Convention Journal
- Thomas Lloyd's Notes of the Pennsylvania Ratification Convention
- The Federalist No. 74
- Newspaper Report of the Massachusetts Ratification Convention
- George Mason to George Washington · recipient: George Washington
- Newspaper Report of Pennsylvania Convention Proceedings
- Resolutions for Clarifying the Status of Citizens and Aliens, and for Selling the Estates of Enemy Aliens