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" Could the seizure of British subjects in such cases be regarded as within the exercise of a belligerent right, the acknowledged laws of war, which forbid an article of captured property to be adjudged without a regular investigation before a competent... "
The Congressional Reporter - Page 561
1811
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The American Review of History and Politics, and General ..., Volume 4

Europe - 1812
...the seizure of British subjects, in such cases, be regarded as within the exercise of a belligerent right, the acknowledged laws of war, which forbid...practice, hence, is so far from affecting British subjects alone, that under the pretext of searching for these, thousands of American citizens, under the safeguard...
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Cobbett's Weekly Political Register, Volume 22

Great Britain - 1812
...Could.the seizure of British subjects, in such cases, be regarded as within the exercise of a belligerent right, the acknowledged laws of war, which forbid...rights of persons were at issue. In place of such trial, these rights are subjected to the will of every petty Commander. The practice, hence, is so...
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Report of the Committee of the Senate of Massachusetts, Comprising the ...

Massachusetts. General Court. Senate - United States - 1812 - 28 pages
...the seizure of British subjects, in such cases, be A regarded as within the exercise of a belligerent right, the acknowledged laws of war, which forbid...property to be adjudged, without a regular (investigation be/ore .a jcompetent tribunal, would imperioufcty-'demajifd: \ be fairest trial, where the sacred rights...
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Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 22

Great Britain - 1812
...seizure of Bri" tish subjects, in such cases, be regarded as ** within the exercise of a belligerent right, " the acknowledged laws of war, which " forbid...captured property to " be adjudged without a regular iuvestiga" tion before a competent tribunal, would " imperiously demand the fairest trial, " where...
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Niles' Weekly Register, Volume 2

1812
...a competent tribunali ^ i) PC tent tr would imperiftusTy demand the fairest trial where the sacred of persons were at issue. In place of such a trial, these rights are subk-cted to the will of ev. ._. ,_--, command-i The practice, hence, is so far from affecting British...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1813
...Conldthe seizure of British subjects, in such cases, be regarded as- within the exercise of a belligerent right, the acknowledged laws of war, which forbid...rights of persons were at issue. In place of such trial, these rights are subjected to the will of- every petty commander. The practice, hence, is so...
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The New annual register, or General repository of history ..., Volume 33

1813
...the seizure of British subjects in such cases, be regarded as within the exercise of a belligerent right, the acknowledged laws of war, which forbid...article of captured property to be adjudged without a re-- guiar investigation before a competent tribunal, would imperiously demanc4 : he fairest trial,...
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The Historical Register of the United States: From the declaration of war in ...

Thomas H. Palmer - United States - 1814
...the seizure of British subjects, in such cases, be regarded as within the exercise of a belligerent right, the acknowledged laws of war, which forbid...rights of persons were at issue. In place of such trial, these rights are subjected to the will of every petty commander. The practice, hence, is so...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 2; Volume 5, Part 2

Walter Scott - Europe - 1814
...the seizure of British subjects, in such cases, be regarded as within the exercise of a belligerent right, the acknowledged laws of war, which forbid...the sacred rights of persons were at issue. In place or such trial, these rights are subjected to the will of every petty commander. The practice, hence,...
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The Historical Register of the United States: From the declaration of war in ...

Thomas H. Palmer - United States - 1814
...imperiously demand the fairest trial, where the sacred rights of persons were at issue. In place of such trial, these rights are subjected to the will of every petty commander; •frot. n; U v . • The practice, hence, is so far from affecting British sul jects alone, that...
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