International Law: Or, Rules Regulating the Intercourse of States in Peace and War

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General sources of international law
53
Decision of courts of prize
56
CHAPTER III
63
A real union
69
Recognition of such independence
75
1 A state is a body politic or society of men united
77
By the incorporation of several states into one
79
When an arbitrator may employ force
86
Means incidental to general right
92
Royal honors
101
Treaties respecting salutes etc
108
French naval regulations
114
Right of disposition of territory
127
Examples of alienation by sale
128
Black sea how far a mareclausum
136
This right may be modified by compact
142
Law of real property
148
Law of personal capacity and duty
154
Laws of bankruptcy
160
Between assignments in bankruptcy and voluntary assignments
169
Extra territorial operation of a criminal sentence
175
CHAPTER VIII
182
Treaties by semisovereign and dependent states
188
Real and personal treaties
195
Testimony of ministers how taken 223
200
Modern classification
202
General immunities of public ministers
209
Extent of such civil jurisdiction
215
In general
229
Full power to negotiate
230
By expiration of term or by promotion
236
Can afford no refuge from civil process
239
Are subject to local jurisdiction
243
Duties and powers respecting their own countrymen
251
Origin of difference of powers
256
Remarks of United States commissioner on this treaty
262
CHAPTER XI
270
Pretended emigration and expatriation
277
Duties of humanity
285
favor of foreigners
289
Amicable accommodation
291
Nature of reprisals
297
Case of McLeod
303
Object of declaration in defensive war 356
308
May be in favor of domiciled aliens
309
CHAPTER XIV
328
3 By historians
330
Historical examples
336
Public wars
343
CHAPTER XV
350
United States Constitution on suspension of writ of habeas corpus
375
Effect of secret liens
487
In cases of shipwreck etc
494
Withdrawal from enemys country at beginning of war
500
Share of partner in neutral house
506
Rule of insurance
512
Rights and Duties of Neutrals
513
Pretended exception to inviolability of neutral territory
519
Passage over neutral waters
527
Purchasers in foreign ports
533
An attempt to enter
553
Disregard of warning
559
Duration of offense
565
Ancient rule that cargo affects the ship
569
If not contraband at time of seizure
575
There is no fixed universal rule
583
British rule of preëmption
589
English views as to extent of this right
607
Merchant ships under their convoy
613
Neutral property in armed enemy vessel
621
CHAPTER XXVI
628
Rule of evidence with respect to neutral goods in enemy ships
639
Transporting military persons
642
Application of the rule of 1793 to continuity of voyage
648
Hostages for captures and prisoners 673
652
Individual promises
662
Ransom of captured property
670
Flags of truce
674
Character of the vessel
682
License does not act retrospectively
689
Other public officers
709
Native character easily reverts
715
This differs from domicil
721
Of captures generally
724
Constructive captures by public vessels of war
730
Constructive captures not allowed to privateers
736
Liability of captors for damages and costs
743
Apparent exceptions to rule
748
CHAPTER XXXII
775
Writings of publicists 19
776
Alienations made in anticipation of conquest
799
Examples from modern history
807
Right to citizenship under new sovereignty
822
Laws of conquered state how affected by the new sovereignty
829
CHAPTER XXXIV
844
Right of postliminy defined
865
Towns and provinces
871
Rights of postliminy modified by treaties and municipal laws
877
International law on salvage
885
By land forces in foreign ports
891
Guarantees and securities
893
Minute rules of other writers
905

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Pàgina 541 - 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.
Pàgina 318 - And the soldiers likewise demanded of him, saying, And what shall we do? And he said unto them, Do violence to no man, neither accuse any falsely; and be content with your wages.
Pàgina 192 - But when the terms of the stipulation import a contract, when either of the parties engages to perform a particular act, the treaty addresses itself to the political, not the judicial department; and the legislature must execute the contract before it can become a rule for the Court.
Pàgina 821 - The inhabitants of the territories which His Catholic Majesty cedes to the United States, by this treaty, shall be incorporated in the Union of the United States as soon as may be consistent with the principles of the Federal Constitution, and admitted to the enjoyment of all the privileges, rights, and immunities of the citizens of the United States.
Pàgina 821 - Florida continues to be a Territory of the United States; governed by virtue of that clause in the Constitution which empowers Congress "to make all needful rules and regulations respecting the territory or other property belonging to the United States.
Pàgina 393 - And that the private property of the subjects or citizens of a belligerent on the high seas shall be exempted from seizure by public armed vessels of the other belligerent, except it be contraband.
Pàgina 540 - It is impossible for Her Majesty to forego the exercise of her right of seizing articles contraband of war, and of preventing Neutrals from bearing the Enemy's despatches, and she must maintain the right of a belligerent to prevent Neutrals from breaking any effective blockade which may be established with an adequate force against the Enemy's forts, harbours, or coasts. But Her Majesty will waive the right of seizing Enemy's property laden on board a neutral vessel, unless it be contraband of war.
Pàgina 539 - That, in order to determine what characterizes a blockaded port, that denomination is given only to that where there is, by the disposition of the power which attacks it, with ships stationary or sufficiently near, an evident danger in entering.
Pàgina 392 - Privateering is and remains abolished; 2. 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.
Pàgina 835 - ... violated, that sense of justice and of right which is acknowledged and felt by the whole civilized world would be outraged, if private property should be generally confiscated, and private rights annulled. The people change their allegiance, their relation to their ancient sovereign is dissolved, but their relations to each other, and their rights of property, remain undisturbed.

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