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" The writ of habeas corpus shall in no case extend to a prisoner in jail, unless where he is in custody under or by color of the authority of the United States, or is committed for trial before some court thereof; or is in custody for an act done or omitted... "
A Treatise on Military Law and the Jurisdiction, Constitution, and Procedure ... - Page 294
by Rollin Augustus Ives - 1879 - 460 pages
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Cases on Constitutional Law: With Notes, Part 1

James Bradley Thayer - Constitutional law - 1894 - 2434 pages
...that the party seeking the beneftt of the writ of habeas corpus must in this connection show that he is " in custody for an act done or omitted in pursuance of a law of the United States," makes it necessary that upon this occasion it should be shown that the act for which Neagle is imprisoned...
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Digest of the Lawyers' Reports, Annotated: (cited "L. R. A.") Volumes I. to ...

Law reports, digests, etc - 1894 - 863 pages
...into the cause of the imprisonment of the petitioner, and if, upon such inquiry, he is found to be " in custody for an act done or omitted in pursuance of a law of the United States," he is entitled to be discharged, no matter from whom or under what authority the process under which...
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United States Reports: ... and Rules Announced at ...

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1896
...States to issue writs of habeas corpus of prisoners in jail has been extended to the case of any person in custody for an act done or omitted in pursuance of a law of the United States, or of an order or process of a court or judge thereof ; or in custody in violation of the Constitution, or of a law...
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ..., Volume 160

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1896
...States to issue writs of habeas corpus of prisoners in jail has been extended to the case of any person in custody for an act done or omitted in pursuance of a law of the United States, or of an order or process of a court or judge thereof ; or in custody in violation of the Constitution, or of a law...
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Jurisdiction, Practice, and Peculiar Jurisprudence of the Courts of the ...

Benjamin Robbins Curtis - Courts - 1896 - 341 pages
...the authority of the United States, or is committed for trial before some court thereof. (2) When he is in custody for an act done or omitted in pursuance of a law of the United States,4 or of an order, process, or decree of a court or Judge thereof. (3) When he is in custody...
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Jurisdiction, Practice, and Peculiar Jurisprudence of the Courts of the ...

Benjamin Robbins Curtis - Courts - 1896 - 341 pages
...limited by statute to the following cases:3 — (1) When a person is in custody, under or by color of the authority of the United States, or is committed for trial before some court thereof. (2) When he is in custody for an act done or omitted in pursuance of a law of the United States,4 or...
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Handbook of American Constitutional Law

Henry Campbell Black - Constitutional law - 1897 - 716 pages
...shall in no case extend to a prisoner in jail, unless where he is in custody under or by color of the authority of the United States, or is committed for...in custody in violation of the constitution or of a law or treaty of the United States, or, being a citizen or subject of a foreign state, and domiciled...
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The Middle Period, 1817-1858

John William Burgess - Slavery - 1897 - 544 pages
...power to grant writs of habeas corpus in all cases where persons were in confinement for acts done in pursuance of a law of the United States, or of an order, process, or decree of any United States court or judge ; for empowering the United States marshals, under direction of the...
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The Military Laws of the United States: Under the Dircection of the ...

United States - Military law - 1897 - 851 pages
...prisoner Га "i color of the authority of the United States, or is committed sept. 24, ITS, o. for trial before some court thereof; or is in custody for an м'аг". 2, 'iras, с. s-,' act done or omitted in pursuance of a law of the United F.-iV.s.'isw'r.'z,'...
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United States Laws Relating to the Navy, Marine Corps, Etc.,: Compiled from ...

United States - Military law - 1898 - 581 pages
...where he is in custody prisoner under or by color of the authority of the United States, or '"idem, is committed for trial before some court thereof;...in custody in violation of the Constitution or of a law or treaty of the United States; or, being a subject or citizen of a foreign state, and domiciled...
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