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" They cannot be subjected to legal proceedings, at law or in equity, without their consent ; and whoever institutes such proceedings must bring his case within the authority of some act of Congress. "
Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Judicial ... - Page 176
by Massachusetts. Supreme Judicial Court - 1867
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Reports of Practice Cases, Determined in the Courts of the State ..., Volume 11

Austin Abbott, Benjamin Vaughan Abbott - Civil procedure - 1861
...principal might be ousted, it does not follow that the possession of the government can thus be lost. " As the United States are not suable of common right,...Congress, or the court cannot exercise jurisdiction in it" (Per Chief-justice Marshall; United States a. Clark, 8 Peters, 463 ; and in Cohen a. Virginia,...
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Reports of Practice Cases, Determined in the Courts of the State ..., Volume 11

Austin Abbott, Benjamin Vaughan Abbott - Civil procedure - 1868
...be lost. " As the United States are not suable of common right, the party who institutes sucli snit must bring his case within the authority of some act...Congress, or the court cannot exercise jurisdiction in it." (Per Chief-justice Marshall ; United States a. Clark, 8 Peters, 463 ; and in Cohen a. Virginia,...
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United States reports: cases argued and adjudged in the Supreme ..., Volume 7

United States. Supreme Court, John William Wallace - Law reports, digests, etc - 1869 - 780 pages
...legal proceedings at law or in equity without their consent; and whoever institutes such proceedings must bring his case within the authority of some act of Congress. Such is the language of this court in United States v. Clarke.* The same exemption from judicial process...
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Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States, Volume 10

United States. Supreme Court, John William Wallace - Law reports, digests, etc - 1909
...proceedings at law or in equity without their consent, and that whoever institutes such proceedings must bring his case within the authority of some act of Congress, says: " The same exemption from judicial process extends to the property of the United States, and...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 5

Jere Baxter - Law reports, digests, etc - 1879
...legal proceedings at law or in equity without their consent; and whoever institutes such proceedings, must bring his case within the authority of some act of Congress." This case cites the admiralty cases, the most numerous - class I have yet found, to show the extent...
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Reports of Cases Decided in the Circuit Courts of the United ..., Volume 3

United States. Circuit Court (4th Circuit), Robert William Hughes, Edward McCrady - Admiralty - 1880
...independent State is not suable except by its own consent. This general proposition will not be controverted. As the United States are not suable of common right,...within the authority of some act of Congress, or the courts cannot exercise jurisdiction over it. Argument for the United States. United Slatet \. Clarke,...
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Reports of Cases Decided in the Circuit Courts of the United ..., Volume 3

Robert William Hughes, Edward McCrady - Admiralty - 1880
...proposition will not be controverted. As the United States are not suable of common right, the partv who institutes such suit must bring his case within the authority of some act of Congress, or the courts cauuot exercise jurisdiction over it. Argument for the United States. United States v. Clarke,...
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Reports of Decisions in the Supreme Court of the United States, Volume 11

United States. Supreme Court, Benjamin Robbins Curtis - Law reports, digests, etc - 1881
...which judgment the district attorney, on behalf of the United States, prayed an appeal to this court. As the United States are not suable of common right,...or the court cannot exercise jurisdiction over it. The counsel for the United States contends that George JF Clarke has not, by his petition, made a case...
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The Supreme Court Reporter, Volumes 1-2

Law reports, digests, etc - 1883
...under grants from foreign governments, to lands since ceded to the United States. But in such a suit Chief Justice MARSHALL said: "As the United States...or the court cannot exercise jurisdiction over it." US v. Clarke, 8 Pet. 436, 444. For more than 60 years after the adoption of the constitution no general...
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Reports of the Supreme Court of the United States, Volume 16; Volume 106

United States. Supreme Court, William T. Otto - Law reports, digests, etc - 1883
...under grants from foreign governments, to lands since ceded to the United States. But in such a suit Chief Justice Marshall said : "As the United States...or the court cannot exercise jurisdiction over it." United States v. Clarke, 8 Pet. 436, 444. For more than sixty years after the adoption of the Constitution,...
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