A National Calendar, for ..., Volume 10

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Davis and Force, 1832 - Almanacs, American
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Page 168 - By the twenty-filth section of the judiciary act of seventeen hundred and eighty-nine, it is provided, "that a final judgment or decree in any suit in the highest court of law or equity of a state, in which a decision in the suit could be had...
Page 171 - States are plaintiffs, or petitioners; or an alien is a party, or the suit is between a citizen of the State where the suit is brought, and a citizen of another State.
Page 168 - States, and the decision is in favor of such their validity, or where is drawn in question the construction of any clause of the constitution, or of a treaty, or statute of, or commission held under the United States, and the decision is against the title, right, privilege or exemption specially set up or claimed by either party, under such clause of the said Constitution, treaty, statute or commission...
Page 171 - ... nor shall any district, or circuit court, have cognizance of any suit to recover the contents of any promissory note, or other chose in action, in favor of an assignee, unless a suit might have been prosecuted in such court to recover the said contents if no assignment had been made, except in cases of foreign bills of exchange.
Page 171 - But no person shall be arrested in one district for trial in another in any civil action before a circuit or district court...
Page 177 - Authority aforesaid, that all Writs and Processes that shall at any time hereafter be sued forth or prosecuted, whereby the person of any Ambassador, or other public Minister of any Foreign Prince or State, authorized and received as such by Her Majesty, her Heirs or Successors, or the...
Page 100 - That from and after the passing of this act, any person or persons, being a citizen or citizens of the United States, or resident therein...
Page 136 - Navy, the chief officer of which shall be called the Secretary of the Navy, whose duty it shall be to execute such orders as he shall receive from the President of the United States, relative to the procurement of naval stores and materials and the construction, armament, equipment and employment of vessels of war, as well as all other matters connected with the naval establishment of the United States.
Page 105 - Spanish milled dollars, on account of the citizens of the United States, who have preferred claims relating to the seizure, detention, condemnation or confiscation of their vessels, cargoes or property whatsoever, by the public and private armed ships, or by the tribunals 6f Denmark, or in the States subject to the Danish sceptre.
Page 103 - ... if such author or proprietor be a citizen of the United States, or resident therein, shall be liable to suffer and pay to the author or proprietor, all damages occasioned by such injury...

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