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32 Ciencia política - Political science

Be it known that the undersigned, commissioners, appointed, respectively, by the president of the United States of America and the government of the United States of Venezuela, in pursuance of the convention between said countries for a reopening of the claims of citizens of the Unites States against Venezuela under the treaty on april 25, 1866, concluded at Washington December 5, 1885.

Tipo de documento: Libro - Book

Palabras clave: Convention, Government of United States of America, Government of the United States of Venezuela

Temática: 3 Ciencias sociales - Social sciences 32 Ciencia política - Political science9 Geografía e Historia - History and geography 98 Historia general de América del Sur - History of ancient world; of specific continents, countries, localities; of extraterrestrial worlds





Fuente: http://www.bdigital.unal.edu.co


Introducción



Vcuezuelu luul 1l0thiJig more tluu: all eqnih of rc,I~II1Ition, a-HIIll,,1 allY ilHliyj,llIallecei-e,1 the a,s,.;igllllll-lIt it -wIlI,1 never have beeu contouded that he bcc.une I0l,,;olla lly li ablo for the debts of the coucoru. Tho whole theory of liability .
so lnl.orio nslv erected ill this case is Ioiuuled , in our opinion, ill an entire misconception of the ICg:11 notion aud consequcnces of this transfer of the enterprise to the Go-en nue nt.
The Government was 01 iutendcd to 11- 11 stockholder, and failing to make its subscription good for tho rcasons stated, after the enterprise hnd langnishc! aud mile::1 .lurdiug n period of revolutionn ry violeuce continuo« through three yeltrs, during which the original proprietors hall fail-,1 to build tho line, succeeded to whntovor they had, untl at tho same time took possession of tho fruits of tlrci r luhor, all su hjed to ;t 1Il0l-tgnge, however, which thov had .rented. A six months experiment demonstrated thnt the Govcnuueu t was not likely to inake a success of tho enterprise, and it was t hell tn 1-I1ed oyer to Clark, under an a~reement hv which h, bonn.l himself to take care of its oblig;ttions; the Govormncnt, liowever, in the meantime ha--ing spent iKO,ono nn tlH enterprise. At tl,is stage of the proceecling,,; the elainl::tut mnb·s his appeamnce ;Ilrl iu,.;i,,;!,.;th;}t the corporation of the Railway of the East has lHCOllI0 hmnclocl in the wom J) from wllich it i,,;s11eel,W,! ItS :t couselnencc of t!lat mcrger is liable for all thc oblig;ltious of its oJ[-,,;pring, ---hen li--ing a separate ami im!cpen,leut esistenll. There is sOllle little confusioll in the prescntation of this theor.,·, for -hile it is clear enough that the respousibilih of tbe Go--elllulCut is songllt to be establishe,l on this grouud, alll1 this [tlolle, thcre are uther cOlJsideratious introduced which ,.;ern~ to hlllr amI iu part c!estroy the simplicit.- of tho origin::tl cone·eption. For -,alllple, it i...






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