British and Foreign State Papers

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H.M. Stationery Office, 1879 - Great Britain
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Page 218 - A fugitive criminal shall not be surrendered if the offence in respect of which his surrender is demanded is one of a political character...
Page 343 - Bulwer, a member of Her Majesty's most honourable Privy Council, Knight Commander of the most honourable Order of the Bath...
Page 530 - Highness the Grand Duke of Baden, and His Royal Highness the Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine for...
Page 38 - Majesty further engages to urge upon the Parliament of the Dominion of Canada and the Legislature of New Brunswick that no export duty, or other duty, shall be levied on lumber or timber of any kind cut on that portion of the American territory in the State of Maine watered by the River St. John and its tributaries, and floated down that river to the sea, when the same is shipped to the United States from the Province of New Brunswick.
Page 179 - The prisoner is then to be brought before a competent Magistrate, who is to examine him and to conduct the preliminary investigation of the case, just as if the apprehension had taken place for a crime committed in the same country.
Page 178 - Revolt or conspiracy to revolt by two or more persons on board a ship on the high seas, against the authority of the master : wrongfully sinking or destroying a vessel at sea, or attempting to do so; assaults on board a ship on the high seas, with intent to do grievous bodily harm.
Page 177 - ... that persons charged with or convicted of the crimes hereinafter enumerated, and being fugitives from justice, should, under certain circumstances, be reciprocally delivered up...
Page 533 - ... exercising; or assuming to exercise the powers of government in any colony, province, or part of any province or country, or against the inhabitants of any foreign colony, province, or part of any province or country...
Page 154 - These are therefore to command you in Her Majesty's name forthwith to make distress of the goods and chattels of the said AB ; and if, within the space of days next after the making of such distress, the said...
Page 179 - State requiring the extradition, and by such evidence as, according to the laws of the place where the accused is found, would justify his arrest if the crime had been committed there. If the requisition relates to a person already convicted, it must be accompanied by the sentence of condemnation passed against the convicted person by the competent Court of the State that makes the requisition for extradition. A...

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