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" ... American flag on the great highway of nations, and of seizing and carrying off persons sailing under it ; not in the exercise of a belligerent right, founded on the law of nations, against an enemy, but of a municipal prerogative over British subjects.... "
The Edinburgh Annual Register - Page 301
edited by - 1814
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The Scots Magazine and Edinburgh Literary Miscellany, Volume 74

English literature - 1812
...address s assumed, which, if British subjects were »rongfully detained and alone concerned, is hat substitution of force for a resort to the responsible sovereign, which falls within the lefinition of war. Could the seizure of finish subjects, in such cases, be regarded as rithin the exercise...
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The Congressional Reporter

United States - 1811
...municipal prerogative over British subjects. British jurisdiction is thus extended to neutral vcsseh'in a situation where no laws can operate but the law...of the country to which the vessels belong : and a self redress is assumed, which, if British subjects were wrongfully detained lyid alone concerned,...
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Cobbett's Weekly Political Register, Volume 22

Great Britain - 1812
...over " British subjects. British jurisdiction is " thus extended to neutral vessels in a si" lujtmn where no laws can operate but '• the law of nations...belong; and " a self-redress is assumed, which, if Bri • " tish subjects were wrongfully detained " and aloiie concerned, is that substitution " of...
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Report of the Committee of the Senate of Massachusetts, Comprising the ...

Massachusetts. General Court. Senate - United States - 1812 - 28 pages
...of a municipal prerogative over British subjects. British jurisdiction is thus extended to neutral vessels in a situation where no laws can operate but...of the country to which the vessels belong : and a self redress is assumed, which if British subjects were wrongfully detained and alone concerned, is...
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The American Review of History and Politics, and General ..., Volume 4

Europe - 1812
...of a municipal prerogative over British subjects. British jurisdiction is thus extended to neutral vessels, in a situation where no laws can operate...of the country to which the vessels belong; and a self redress is assumed, which, if British subjects were wrongfully detained and alone concerned, is...
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Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 22

Great Britain - 1812
...subjects. British jurisdiction is " thus extended to neutral vessels in a si" tuation where no laws csn operate but " the law of nations and the laws of the...belong; and " a self-redress is assumed, which, if Bri" tish subjects were wrongfully detained " and alone concerned, is that substitution " of force...
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Niles' Weekly Register, Volume 2

1812
...situation wnere no laws can operate but the Isw of nations and the laws o* the country to which the vesv-U Belong ; and a self-redress is assumed which, if British subjects were wrongfully detnim-u ai« alone concerned, is tliat substitution of force, for a resort to tlie responsible sovereign,...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1813
...of a municipal prerogative over British subjects. British jarisdiction is thus extended to neutral vessels in a situation where no laws can operate but...force for a resort to the responsible sovereign, which fells within the definition of •.'.-. ir. Conldthe seizure of British subjects, in such cases, be...
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The New annual register, or General repository of history ..., Volume 33

1813
...British subjects. British jurisdiction is thus extended to neutral vessels in a situation where Го laws can operate but the law of nations, and the laws...which, if British subjects were wrongfully detained and alont concerned, is that substitution of force for a resort to the responsible sovereign, which falls...
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The Historical Register of the United States: From the declaration of war in ...

Thomas H. Palmer - United States - 1814
...of a municipal prerogative over British subjects. British jurisdiction is thus extended to neutral vessels, in a situation where no laws can operate...of the country to which the vessels belong ; and a self redress is assumed, which, if British subjects were wrongfully detained and alone concerned, is...
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