Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Admiralty ..., Volume 1

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Page 404 - ... or against the subjects or citizens of any prince, state or potentate, or against [ * 404 ] the persons 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 404 - ... his Majesty, issue or deliver any commission for any ship or vessel, to the intent that such ship or vessel shall be employed as aforesaid, every such person so offending shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor ; and shall, upon conviction thereof, upon any information or indictment, be punished by fine and imprisonment, or either of them, at the discretion of the court in which such offender shall be convicted...
Page 405 - Now, in order that none of our subjects may unwarily render themselves liable to the penalties imposed by the said statute, we do hereby strictly command that no person or persons whatsoever do commit any act, matter, or thing whatsoever contrary to the provisions of the said statute, upon pain of the several penalties by the said statute imposed and of our high displeasure.
Page 115 - September, may happen to any other ship or vessel, or to any goods, wares, merchandise, or other thing, being in or on board of any other ship or vessel, further than the value of his or their ship or vessel, and the freight due or to grow due for and during the voyage, which may be in prosecution, or contracted for at the time of the happening of such loss or damage
Page 402 - ... foreign prince, state, or potentate, or of any foreign colony, province, or part of any province or people, or of any person or persons exercising or assuming to exercise any powers of government in or over any foreign state, colony, province, or part of any province or people...
Page 402 - ... any or either of the cases aforesaid, actually paid to, or received by him, or by any person to or for his use or benefit ; or if any person whatever, within the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, or in any part of his Majesty's dominions elsewhere...
Page 416 - ... person or persons making such transfer be deemed, by reason thereof, to have ceased to be an owner or owners of such ship or vessel any more than if no such transfer had been made, except so far as may be necessary for the purpose of rendering the ship or vessel, share or shares so transferred, available by sale or otherwise for the payment of the debt or debts, for securing the payment of which such transfer shall be made. And that when any transfer of any ship or vessel, or of any share or...
Page 402 - Majesty, shall hire, retain, engage, or procure, or shall attempt or endeavour to hire, retain, engage, or procure any person or persons whatever to enlist, or to enter or engage to enlist, or to serve or to be employed in any such service or employment as aforesaid, as an officer...
Page 416 - Rochester," such an average as by custom shall ; have become due on the salvage, then this obligation to be void and of no effect, otherwise to remain • 'in full force and virtue.
Page 402 - ... part of any province or people, or of any person or persons exercising, or assuming to exercise the powers of government in or over any foreign country, colony, province, or part of any province or people...

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