An Analytical Digest of the Military Laws of the United States: A Compilation of the Constitutional and Statutory Provisions Concerning the Military Establishment, in All Its Branches and Relations, Accompanied by Judicial and Executive Decisions Explanatory of the Text

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J.B. Lippincott & Company, 1873 - 502 pages

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Page 385 - A final judgment or decree in any suit in the highest court of a State in which a decision in the suit could be had, where is drawn in question the validity of a treaty or statute of, or an authority exercised under, the United States, and the decision is
Page 13 - right to their respective writings and discoveries; 9. To constitute tribunals inferior to the Supreme Court: to define and punish piracies and felonies committed on the high seas, and offenses against the law of nations; 10. To declare war,
Page 385 - Supreme Court of the United States, upon a writ of error, the citation being signed by the chief justice, or judge, or chancellor of the court rendering or passing the judgment or decree complained of, or by a justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, in the same manner, and under the
Page 24 - for a redress of grievances. ARTICLE II. A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed. ARTICLE III. No soldier shall, in time
Page 296 - neither will you disclose or discover the vote or opinion of any particular member of the court-martial, unless required to give evidence thereof, as a witness, by n court of justice, in a due course of law. So help you God." "These oaths having been duly taken, the fact will be sufficiently stated as follows:
Page 110 - It shall not be lawful for any department of the government to expend in any one fiscal year any sum in excess of appropriations made by Congress for that fiscal year, or to involve the government in any contract for the future payment of money in excess of such
Page 355 - Any person who may drive or remove, except as hereinafter provided, any cattle, horses, or other stock from the Indian Territory for the purposes of trade or commerce, shall be guilty of a felony, and on conviction be punished by fine not exceeding five thousand dollars, or by imprisonment not exceeding three years, or by both such fine and
Page 12 - any office under the United States shall bo a member of either house during his continuance in office. SECTION 7. 1. All bills for raising revenue shall originate in the House of Representatives; but the Senate may propose or concur with amendments as on other bills. 2. Every bill, which shall have passed
Page 364 - with sufficient sureties, prior to clearing out the same, in double the amount of the value of the vessel and cargo on board, including her armament, that the said ship or vessel shall not be employed by such owners to cruise or commit hostilities against the subjects, citizens, or property of any foreign prince or state, or
Page 363 - part of the land or naval forces of the United States, or of the militia thereof, as shall be necessary to compel any foreign ship or vessel to depart the United States in all cases in which, by the laws of nations or the treaties of the United States, they ought not to remain within the United

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