Das Staatsbürgerrecht im internationalen Verkehr, seine Erwerbung und sein Verlust, Volume 1

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Stämpfli & cie., 1907 - 618 pages

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Page 148 - All children heretofore born or hereafter born out of the limits and jurisdiction of the United States, whose fathers were or may be at the time of their birth, citizens thereof, are declared to be citizens of the United States ; but the rights of citizenship shall not descend to children whose fathers never resided in the United States.
Page 139 - That all persons born in the United States and not subject to any foreign power, excluding Indians not taxed, are hereby declared to be citizens of the United States...
Page 519 - Our citizens are certainly free to divest themselves of that character by emigration, and other acts manifesting their intention, and may then become the subjects of another power, and free to do whatever the subjects of that power may do.
Page 339 - States, or visited any other foreign country (except Prussia), on your lawful business, you would have been protected by the American authorities, at home and abroad, in the enjoyment of all your rights and privileges as a naturalized citizen of the United States. But, having returned to the country of your birth, your native domicil and natural character revert (so long as you remain in the Prussian dominions), and you are bound in all respects to obey the laws exactly as if you had never emigrated."*...
Page 135 - to establish an UNIFORM RULE of naturalization throughout the United States.
Page 135 - Convention aims only at a partial union or consolidation, the State governments would clearly retain all the rights of sovereignty which they before had, and which were not, by that act, exclusively delegated to the United States.
Page 28 - Anteil nehmen, nachdem er sich über seine Stimmberechtigung gehörig ausgewiesen hat. Niemand darf in mehr als einem Kanton politische Rechte ausüben. Der niedergelassene Schweizerbürger genießt an seinem Wohnsitze alle Rechte der Kantonsbürger und mit diesen auch alle Rechte der Gemeindebürger.
Page 338 - All naturalized citizens of the United States, while in foreign countries, are entitled to and shall receive from this government the same protection of persons and property which is accorded to native-born citizens.
Page 151 - Any woman who is now or may hereafter be married to a citizen of the United States, and who might herself be lawfully naturalized, shall be deemed a citizen.
Page 141 - The evident meaning of these last words is, not merely subject in some respect or degree to the jurisdiction of the United States, but completely subject to their political jurisdiction, and owing them direct and immediate allegiance.

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