Elements of International Law

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Little, Brown, 1866 - International law - 749 pages
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Contents

Eule of Reciprocity
301
Contracts with the Enemy prohibited
317
What Persons are authorized to engage in Hostilities against
356
Recaptures from Pirates 861
367
Recapture of Property of Allies 36870
380
Condemnation of Property lying in the Ports of an Ally
386
Distinction between Municipal Tribunals and Courts of Prize
392
Mixed Commissions 395 et
398
Recommencement of Hostilities on the Expiration of Truce
404
Species of Residence constituting Domicil 32023
407
Mary and Susan The 1 Wheaton 54
417
Merchants residing in the East 333
419
Neutrality Modified by a Limited Alliance with one of the Bellige
424
Converse of the Rule 335
425
Claim on the Ground of the Violation of Neutral Territory must
430
Arming and Equipping Vessels and Enlisting Men within Neutral
436
Vka of Reprisals 292
437
Usage of Nations subjecting Enemys Goods in Neutral Vessels
442
Prize Courts of the United States condemn Enemys Goods in Neu
471
Mary Ford The 3 DaHas 188
474
Lippman 5 C C Fin 1 152
477
Contraband of War 47687
485
Passports Safeconducts and Licenses 408
501
Transportation of Military Persons and Despatches in the Enemys
502
Dos Hermanos The 2 Wheaton 76 407
507
CHAPTER III
508
Breach of Blockade 50923
524
Treaty of Peace
537
Uli possidetis the Basis of every Treaty of Peace unless the con
544
Disputes respecting its Breach how adjusted
550
Duke of Brunswick v King of Han
568
Edward Bernard The
682
Eliza Ann The 1 Haggard 259 668
717
Emily St Pierre The 475
The Two Maxims of Free Ships Free Goods and Euemy

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Page 108 - In the wars of the European powers, in matters relating to themselves, we have never taken any part, nor does it comport with our policy so to do.
Page 342 - British fishermen shall use (but not to dry or cure the same on that island) and also on the coasts, bays and creeks of all other of His Britannic Majesty's dominions in America...
Page 253 - It is agreed that any country that may be claimed by either party on the northwest coast of America, westward of the Stony Mountains, shall, together with its harbors, bays, and creeks, and the navigation of all rivers within the same, be free and open for the term of ten years from the date of the signature of the present convention, to the vessels, citizens, and subjects of the two Powers...
Page 108 - Our policy in regard to Europe, which was adopted at an early stage of the wars which have so long agitated that quarter of the globe, nevertheless remains the same, which is, not to interfere in the internal concerns of any of its powers...
Page 99 - In the discussions to which this interest has given rise and in the arrangements by which they may terminate the occasion has been judged proper for asserting, as a principle in which the rights and interests of the United States are involved, that the American continents, by the free and independent condition which they have assumed and maintain, are henceforth not to be considered as subjects for future colonization by any European powers...
Page 97 - It is impossible that the Allied Powers should extend their political system to any portion of either continent without endangering our peace and happiness; nor can any one believe that our southern brethren, if left to themselves, would adopt it of their own accord. It is equally impossible, therefore, that we should behold such interposition in any form with indifference.
Page 261 - America not included within the abovementioned limits; provided, however, that the American fishermen shall be admitted to enter such bays or harbours for the purpose of shelter and of repairing damages therein, of purchasing wood, and of obtaining water, and for no other purpose whatever.
Page 674 - The neutral flag covers enemy's goods, with the exception of contraband of war ; 3. Neutral goods, with the exception of contraband of war, are not liable to capture under enemy's flag; 4. Blockades, in order to be binding, must be effective ; that is to say, maintained by a force sufficient really to prevent access to the coast of the enemy.
Page 189 - ... the felonious and forcible taking from the person of another of goods or money to any value, by violence or putting him in fear...
Page 251 - Line; and, in like manner, His Catholic Majesty cedes to the said United States, all his rights, claims, and pretensions to any Territories, East and North of the said Line, and, for himself, his heirs and successors, renounces all claim to the said Territories forever.

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