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Page 87 - That a neutral is bound to use like diligence to prevent the departure from its jurisdiction of any vessel intended to cruise or carry on war against any Power with which it is at peace; such vessel having been specially adapted, in whole or in part, within its jurisdiction, to warlike use. (See 1st
Page 87 - Special Law of March 10, 1838.) 4. That a neutral is bound to use due diligence to prevent the fitting out, arming, or equipping, within its jurisdiction, of any vessel which it has reasonable ground to believe is intended to cruise or to carry on war against a Power with which it is at -peace,
Page 63 - Secondly, not to permit or suffer either belligerent to make use of its ports or waters as the base of uaval operations against the other, or for the purpose of the renewal or augmentation of military supplies or arms, or the, recruitment of men. " Thirdly, to exercise due diligence
Page 22 - course of conduct which would be detrimental to the manufacturing and commercial interests abroad." Mr. Stephens spoke with still more explicitness. He said ' the "foundations [of the new government] are laid. Its corner-stone rests upon the great truth that the negro is not equal to the white man ; that slavery—subordination to the superior race—is his natural and moral condition.
Page 227 - or otherwise. IV. No ship of war or privateer of either belligerent shall hereafter be permitted, while in any port, roadstead, or waters subject to the territorial jurisdiction of Her Majesty, to take in any supplies, except provisions and such other things as may be requisite for the subsistence of her crew ; and except so
Page 217 - fitted out, or armed, or shall knowingly aid, assist, or be concerned iu the equipping, furnishing, fitting out, or arming, of any ship or vessel, with intent or in order that such ship or vessel shall be. employed in the service of any foreign prince,
Page 501 - war with any other foreign prince or state with whom the United States are at peace. Section 5 prohibits all persons within the territory or jurisdiction of the United States to begin or set on foot, or provide or prepare the means for any military expedition or enterprise, to be carried on from thence against the territory or dominions of any foreign
Page 21 - and laws of the country, and resulted in the choice of Abraham Lincoln. 'The party which elected him was pledged in advance to maintain " that the normal condition of all the territory of the United States is that of freedom," and to "deny the authority of Congress, of
Page 245 - shall be employed in the service of any foreign prince, state, or potentate, or of any foreign colony, province, or part of any province or people, or of any person or persons exercising or assuming to exercise any powers of government in or over any foreign state, colony, province, or part of any province
Page 500 - punishment or forfeiture; and, further, that I have given instructions to those officers to whom it belongs to cause prosecutions to be instituted against all such persons who shall, within the cognizance of the courts of the United States, violate the laws of nations, with respect to the powers at war,