The Law Of Nations And The United States Constitution

Author: Anthony J. Bellia, Jr.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019984125X
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The law of nations and the Constitution -- The law merchant and the Constitution -- The law of state-state relations and the Constitution -- The law of state-state relations in federal courts -- The law maritime and the Constitution -- ...

Implementation Of International Law In The United States

Author: Johan D. Van der Vyver
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9783631598801
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Even though the Constitution proclaims treaties entered into by the United States to be part of the supreme law of the land and authorises prosecution of offences against the law of nation in federal courts, the United States has had a ...

Human Rights

Author: Thomas David Jones
Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
ISBN: 9789041102652
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The Nature of Human Rights.

The American Law Of Nations

Author: Joseph D. Becker
Publisher: Juris Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1578230993
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Emphasis is given throughout to judicial decisions that can be called in aid by advocates. The hope is that lawyers working in American courts, at sea with questions of public international law, will find this handbook a safe port of entry.

War Powers Under The Constitution Of The United States

Author: William Whiting
Publisher: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.
ISBN: 1584770554
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the law of nations, and of the Constitution of the United States ? For it must be a
war in this sense to attach to it all the consequences that belong to belligerent
rights. Instead, therefore, of inquiring after armies and navies, and victories lost
and ...

Resolutions Of Virginia And Kentucky

Author: James Madison
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That as the state constitutions or laws had done so under the different forms, it
evinced that the states must have considered an ... dip their hands into the
inexhaustible treasuries of the common law and law of nations, and thence
extract as much power as they pleased. ... and assuming it as granted that the
sovereignty of America is in congress, it was therefore concluded that the law
was constitutional.

Commentaries On The Constitution Of The United States

Author: Joseph Story
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Congress is empowered “to provide for the punishment of counterfeiting the
securities and current coin of the United States,' and 'to define and punish
piracies and felonies committed on the high seas, and offences against the law of

The Heritage Guide To The Constitution

Author: David F. Forte
Publisher: Regnery Publishing
ISBN: 1621573524
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The reference to the “law of nations” in section 1651 was subject to a
constitutional challenge in 1820. In United States v. Smith (1820), Justice Joseph
Story opined that the crime of piracy had a definite meaning in international law,
and that ...