4129 HISTORIC DOCUMENTS'
States, and treaties made, or which shall be made, under their
authority, to all cases affecting ambassadors, other public ministers
and consuls; to all cases of admiralty and maritime jurisdiction; to
controversies to which the United States shall be a party; to controversies between two or more States; between a State and citizens of
another State; between citizens of different States; between citizens
of the same State claiming lands under grants of different States,
and between a State, or the citizens thereof, and foreign States, citizens, or subjects.
In all cases affecting ambassadors, other public ministers and
consuls, and those in which a State shall be a party, the Supreme
Court shall have original jurisdiction. In all the other cases before mentioned the Supreme Court shall have appellate jurisdiction,
both as to law and fact, with such exceptions and under such regulations as the Congress shall make.
The trial of all crimes, except in cases of impeachment, shall be
by jury; and such trial shall be held in the State where the said
crimes shall have been committed; but when not committed within
any State, the trial shall be at such place or places as the Congress
may by law have directed.
Section III.-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.
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.
Section I.-Full faith and credit shall be given in each State to
the public acts, records, and judicial proceedings of every other
State. And the Congress may by general laws prescribe the manner
in which such acts, records, and proceedings shall be proved, and
the effect thereof.
Section II.-The citizens of each State shall be entitled to all
privileges and immunities of citizens in the several States.
A person charged in any State with treason, felony, or other
crime, who shall flee from justice, and be found in another State,