Essay heading: Describe The Events That Brought About The Virginia And Kentucky Resolution.

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Thomas Jefferson wrote the Kentucky resolution and James Madison wrote the Virginia resolution. In their resolutions they proposed a compact theory. In this theory, by the states creating the government, they had entered into a compact or contract, regarding its jurisdiction. Therefore, the individual states had the power to determine if the compact or contract has been broken, by overstepping the authority originally granted...
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Therefore, the individual states had the power to determine if the compact or contract has been broken, by overstepping the authority originally granted. For this reason, the resolutions suggested as a remedy for the Alien and Sedition Acts: nullification, a refusal to accept such acts.
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