International Law in Connexion with Municipal Statutes Relating to the Commerce, Rights and Liabilities of the Subjects of Neutral States: Pending Foreign War, Considered with Reference to the Trial of the Case of the "Alexandra," Seized Under the Provisions of the Foreign Enlistment Act

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Butterworths, 1863 - 111 pages

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Page 88 - States shall then be at peace with such belligerent.) 8. Fitting out and arming, or attempting to fit out and arm, or procuring to be fitted out and armed, or knowingly being concerned in the furnishing, fitting out, or arming of any ship or vessel with intent that such ship or vessel shall be employed in the service of either of the said belligerents.
Page 88 - Majesty shall not then be at war ; or shall within the United Kingdom or any of His Majesty's dominions, or in any settlement, colony, territory, island or place belonging or subject to 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...
Page 88 - Majesty's navy, who is by law empowered to make seizures for any forfeiture incurred under any of the laws of customs or excise, or the laws of trade and navigation, to seize such ships and vessels aforesaid, and in such places, and in such manner in which the officers of His Majesty's customs or excise, and the officers of His Majesty's navy, are empowered respectively to make seizures under the laws of customs and excise, or under the laws of trade and navigation...
Page 87 - ... fine and imprisonment, or either of them, at the discretion of the Court in which such offender shall be convicted...
Page 85 - ... with the advice of our privy council, to issue this our royal proclamation, hereby...
Page 90 - And we do hereby declare that all our subjects, and persons entitled to our protection, who may misconduct themselves in the premises, will do so at their peril and of their own wrong, and that they will in nowise obtain any protection from us against any liabilities or penal consequences, but will, on the contrary, incur our high displeasure by such misconduct.
Page 85 - Whereas we are happily at peace with all sovereigns, powers, and states; And whereas hostilities have unhappily commenced between the Government of the United States of America and certain States styling themselves the Confederate States of America...
Page 27 - Majesty shall judge capable of being converted into or made useful in increasing the quantity of military or naval stores...
Page 87 - And it is in and by the said Act further Enacted, That if any Person, within any Part of the United Kingdom...
Page 87 - Reward shall have been or shall be in 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 .Bn'te'reand Ireland, or in any part of His Majesty's Dominions elsewhere...

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