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.
- George Mason to George Washington · recipient: George Washington
- James Madison on the Pinckney Plan
- James Madison's Notes of the Constitutional Convention
- Magna Carta
- Newspaper Report of Pennsylvania Convention Proceedings
- Newspaper Report of the Massachusetts Ratification Convention
- North Carolina Ratification Convention Journal
- Resolutions for Clarifying the Status of Citizens and Aliens, and for Selling the Estates of Enemy Aliens
- The Federalist No. 74
- The Federalist No. 84
- Thomas Lloyd's Notes of the Pennsylvania Ratification Convention
- United States Constitution
The Constitution of the United States.