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Page 112 - Martial Law in a hostile country consists in the suspension, by the occupying military authority, of the criminal and civil law, and of the domestic administration and government in the occupied place or territory, and in the substitution of military rule and force for the same, as well as in the dictation of general laws, as far as military necessity requires thia suspension, substitution, or dictation.
Page 112 - ... administration and government in the occupied place or territory, and in the substitution of military rule and force for the same, as well as in the dictation of general laws, as far as military necessity requires this suspension, substitution, or dictation. The commander of the forces may proclaim that the administration of all civil and penal law shall continue either wholly or in part, as in times of peace, unless otherwise ordered by the military authority.
Page 59 - ... unlawful assemblies and insurrections, for which purpose, and for the service of process in civil or criminal cases, and in apprehending or securing any person for felony or breach of the peace, they, and every coroner and constable, may call to their aid such person or persons of their county as they may deem necessary.
Page 76 - When there is in any town, city or county a tumult, riot, mob, or body of men, acting together by force with attempt to commit a felony, or to offer violence to persons or property, or by force and violence to break and resist the laws of the state, or...
Page 116 - Any person able to work and support himself in some honest and respectable calling, who shall be found loitering or strolling about, frequenting public places where liquor is sold, begging or leading an idle, immoral or profligate course of life, or not having any visible means of support, shall be deemed a vagrant.
Page 119 - Martial Law Declared in Colorado! Habeas Corpus Suspended in Colorado! Free Press Throttled in Colorado ! Bull Pens for Union Men in Colorado! Free Speech Denied in Colorado ! Soldiers Defy the Courts in Colorado ! Wholesale Arrests Without Warrant in Colorado! Union Men Exiled from Homes and Families in Colorado ! Constitutiona] Right to Bear Arms Questioned in Colorado! Corporations Corrupt and Control Administration in Colorado! Right of Fair. Impartial, and Speedy Trial Abolished in Colorado!...
Page 111 - Now, therefore, I, Frank Steunenberg, governor of the state of Idaho, by virtue of authority in me vested, do hereby proclaim and declare the said county of Shoshone, in the state of Idaho, to be in a state of insurrection and rebellion.
Page 105 - No person belonging to the active militia of the state shall be arrested on any civil process while going to, remaining at, or returning from any place at which he may be required to attend for military duty.
Page 107 - Later he made another written confession to Frank J. Hangs, the Cripple Creek attorney for the Federation, in which he denied the statements in the first confession, saying that it had been brought to him already prepared and signed under promise of $1000.00, and immunity from punishment, and transportation for himself and wife to any part of the world, and that he believed Scott and Sterling had secured the confession from him to clear their own skirts. He also wrote a letter to his wife which contained...