Congressional Edition Volume 6350

Congressional Edition Volume 6350

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ... have taken part in the proceedings before the National Court. Persons so entitled may appeal separately to the extent of their interest. The same rule applies in the case of persons belonging either to neutral States or to the enemy who derive their rights from and are entitled to represent a neutral Power whose property was the subject of the decision. Article VI. When, in accordance with the above Article III, the International Court has jurisdiction, the National Courts cannot deal with a case in more than two instances. The municipal law of the belligerent captor shall decide whether the case may be brought before the International Court after judgment has been given in first instance or only after an appeal. If the National Courts fail to give final judgment within two years from the date of capture, the case may be carried direct to the International Court. Article VII. If a question of law to be decided is covered by a Treaty in force between the belligerent captor and a Power which is itself or whose subject or citizen is a party to the proceedings, the Court is governed by the provisions of the said Treaty. In the absence of such provisions, the Court shall apply the rules of international law. If no generally recognized rule exists, the Court shall give judgment in accordance with the general principles of justice ana equity. The above provisions apply equally to questions relating to the order and mode of proof. If, in accordance with Article III (2) (c), the ground of appeal is the violation of an enactment issued by the belligerent captor, the Court will enforce the enactment. The Court may disregard failure to comply with the procedure laid down in the enactments of the belligerent captor, when it is of opinion that more

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  • Paperback | 180 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 331g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123657012X
  • 9781236570123