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Adams affidavit Alabama American April armed arrived authorities Bahama belligerent Bermuda Birkenhead blockade Britain British ports Bullock Captain captured cargo CHARLES FRANCIS ADAMS claims coal collector colony commander commerce commission commissioners Confederate consul court crew cruise cruisers customs Declaration of Paris dispatch Dudley duty Earl Russell equipped ernment evidence fact fitted flag Florida Foreign Enlistment Act Fraser furnished Georgia Governor Gran Para gun-boat guns honor hostile Ibid inclosed instructions insurgents intended International Law July June jurisdiction Laird law of nations law-officers letter letters of marque Liverpool London Lord John Russell Lord Russell lordship Majesty Majesty's government ment Messrs minister Nassau naval Navy neutral Oreto persons privateer proceedings Proclamation purpose received referred repairs respect sailed Sea King Secretary sent Seward Shenandoah ship Signed statement steamer Sumter supplies taken tion Treaty Trenholm Tribunal of Arbitration United States consul vessel violation warlike
Page 14 - A neutral Government is bound — " First, 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 61 - First, 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 ; and also to use like diligence to prevent the departure from its jurisdiction of any vessel intended to cruise or carry on war as above, such vessel having been specially adapted, in whole or in part, within such jurisdiction, to warlike use.
Page 680 - That if any person shall, within the territory or jurisdiction of the United States, 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 prince or state, or of any colony, district, or people, with whom the United States are [at] peace, every person, so offending, shall be deemed guilty of a high misdemeanor, and shall be fined not exceeding three thousand dollars, and imprisoned...
Page 11 - Secondly, not to permit or suffer either belligerent to make use of its ports or waters as the. base of naval 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 in its own ports and waters, and, as to all persons within its jurisdiction, to prevent any violation of the foregoing obligations and duties.
Page 517 - United States with intent to be enlisted or entered in the service of any foreign prince, State, colony, district, or people...
Page 48 - States, enlist or enter himself, or hire or retain another person to enlist or enter himself, or to go beyond the limits or jurisdiction of the United States...
Page 215 - ... employed in the service of any foreign prince, state, or potentate, or of any foreign colony, province, or part of any province or people...
Page 467 - ... intended to be employed by the owner or owners to cruise or commit hostilities upon the subjects, citizens, or property, of any foreign prince or state, or of any colony, district, or people, with whom the United States are at peace...
Page 12 - Plenipotentiaries to express, in a friendly spirit, the regret felt by Her Majesty's Government for the escape, under whatever circumstances, of the Alabama and other vessels from British ports, and for the depredations committed by those vessels...
Page 14 - Government, in order to evince its desire of strengthening the friendly relations between the two countries, and of making satisfactory provision for the future, agrees that in deciding the questions between the two countries arising out of those claims the arbitrators should assume that her Majesty's Government had undertaken to act upon the principles set forth in these rules.