The Encyclopędia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information, Volume 21

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Hugh Chisholm
Encyclopędia Britannica Company, 1911 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries
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Page 107 - No member of Congress, or person holding any office under the United States, or under this State, shall fill the office of Governor or Lieutenant Governor.
Page 48 - By sec. 1, from and after the passing of this Act, no confession, verdict, inquest, conviction, or judgment of, or for any treason or felony, or felo de se, shall cause any attainder or corruption of blood, or any forfeiture, or escheat, provided that nothing in this Act shall affect the law of forfeiture consequent upon outlawry.
Page 7 - The Signatory Powers of the present Act recognize the obligation to insure the establishment of authority in the regions occupied by them on the coasts of the African Continent sufficient to protect existing rights, and, as the case may be, freedom of trade and of transit under the conditions agreed upon.
Page 2 - In admitting the principle of compulsory arbitration. 2. In declaring that certain disputes, in particular those relating to the interpretation and application of the provisions of International Agreements, may be submitted to compulsory arbitration without any restriction...
Page 15 - Convention for the adaptation to maritime warfare of the principles of the Geneva Convention of August 22, 1864.
Page 6 - ... provided always that the effect of this reservation shall not be such as to impair the rights secured under the said convention either to individuals or to their governments, and that the terms of the...
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Page 15 - To prohibit the use of bullets which expand or flatten easily in the human body, such as bullets with a hard envelope, of which the envelope does not entirely cover the core, or is pierced with incisions.
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