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2See absence accused act of Congress act of July act of March allowed amount apply appointment approved April Army Appropriation Act Army Regulations arrest Article Attorney August authority bond brought to trial Card charge civil civilian claim commanding officer commission commissioned officers committed confinement Constitution contract contractor convened conviction court martial December Dept desertion dishonorable discharge dismissal duly duty embezzlement empowered enlistment entitled evidence execution fact February forfeiture Government habeas corpus held January judge-advocate July 27 June June 16 jurisdiction legally Manual for Courts-Martial martial law ment military offence military reservation military service non-commissioned officer November October officer or soldier opinion Opins party payment person prescribed President prisoner proceedings proper properly punishment purpose quartermaster regiment Secretary sentence September specification statute sureties tence term tion United violation volunteer witness XLII XXXIX XXXVII
Page 768 - Texas by combinations too powerful to be suppressed by the ordinary course of judicial proceedings or by the powers vested in the marshals...
Page 767 - In pursuance of this authority, the act of 1795 has provided "that whenever the United States shall be invaded, or be in imminent danger of invasion from any foreign nation or Indian tribe, it shall be lawful for the President of the United States to call forth such number of the militia of the state or states most convenient to the place of danger, or scene of action, as he may judge necessary to repel such invasion, and to issue his order for that purpose to such officer or officers of the militia...
Page 1 - I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the United States of America ; that I will serve them honestly and faithfully against all their enemies whomsoever ; and that I will obey the orders of the President of the United States, and the orders of the officers appointed over me, according to the Rules and Articles of War.
Page 23 - ... to give a parole or watchword different from that which he received, shall suffer death, or such other punishment as a court-martial may direct.
Page 716 - No officer or employee of the United States mentioned in this act shall discharge, or promote, or degrade, or in any manner change the official rank or compensation of any other officer or employee, or promise or threaten so to do, for giving or withholding or neglecting to make any contribution of money or other valuable thing for any political purpose.
Page 692 - For the recognition of the independence of the people of Cuba, demanding that the Government of Spain relinquish its authority and government in the island of Cuba, and to withdraw its land and naval forces from Cuba and Cuban waters, and directing the President of the United States to use the land and naval forces of the United States to carry these resolutions into effect...
Page 787 - ... a post route and military road subject to the use of the United States for postal, military, naval, and other government services, and also, subject to such regulations as Congress may impose restricting the charges for such government transportation...
Page 671 - No person who may hereafter be a collector or holder of public moneys, shall have a seat in either house of the general assembly...
Page 781 - The strong arm of the National government may be put forth to brush away all obstructions to the freedom of interstate commerce or the transportation of the mails. If the emergency arises, the Army of the nation, and all its militia, are at the service of the nation to compel obedience to its laws.
Page 73 - You, AB, do swear, that you will not disclose or discover the vote or opinion of any particular member of the courtmartial, unless required to give evidence thereof, as a witness, by a court of justice, in due course of law; nor divulge the sentence of the court to any but the proper authority, until it shall be duly disclosed by the same. So help you God.