Reports of Cases Argued and Determined Before the Most Noble and Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of Appeals in Prize Causes: Also on Appeal to the King's Most Excellent Majesty in Council ...
A. Strahan, 1811 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Page 147 - Highness to be just and necessary. And the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of his Majesty's Treasury, his Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State, the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, and the Judge of the High Court of Admiralty, and the Judges of the Courts of Vice- Admiralty, are to take the necessary measures herein, as to them may respectively appertain.
Page 355 - And the right honourable the lords commissioners of his majesty's treasury, his majesty's principal secretaries of state, the lords commissioners of the admiralty, and the judges of the high court of admiralty, and the judges of the courts of viceadmiralty are to take the necessary measures herein as to them may respectively appertain.
Page 146 - ... licence ; the proof of such conformity to lie upon the person or persons claiming the benefit of this order, or obtaining or using such licence, or claiming the benefit thereof. And it is hereby further ordered, that no vessel be.
Page 147 - Privy Council, to order and declare, and it is hereby ordered and declared, that...
Page 152 - Act, promulgated prior to such capture; and upon proof thereof, the voyage shall be deemed and taken to have been as lawful as if the said Orders in Council had never been made; Saving nevertheless to the Captors...
Page 341 - Majesty's Treasury, the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, and the Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports, are to give the necessary directions herein as to them may respectively appertain.
Page 354 - Honourable the Lords Commissioners of His Majesty's Treasury, His Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State, the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, and the Judge of the High Court of Admiralty, and the Judges of the Court of Vice-Admiralty, are to give the necessary directions herein as to them may respectively appertain.
Page 151 - ... principles were adopted by voluntary compact in the treaty of Utrecht ; as if a treaty once existing between two particular countries, founded on special and reciprocal considerations, binding only on the contracting parties, and which in the last treaty of peace between the same powers, had not been revived, were to be regarded as declaratory of the public law of nations. It is needless for his royal highness to demonstrate the injustice of such pretensions.
Page 244 - America, but by our own laws it was still allowed. It appeared to us, therefore, difficult to consider the prohibitory law of America in any other light than as one of those municipal regulations of a foreign state of which this Court could not take any cognizance. But by the alteration which has since taken place, the question stands on different grounds, and is open to the application of very different principles.
Page 151 - ... as well as the produce and manufactures of France, and her confederates, to pass the ocean in security, whilst the subjects of Great Britain are to be in effect proscribed from all commercial intercourse with other nations ; and the produce and manufactures of these realms are to be •excluded from every country in the world, to which the arms or the influence of the enemy can extend.