Digest of Decisions and Opinions Relating to Pensions and Bounty Land: With a Supplement Containing the Pension Laws, Arranged and Consolidated, the Bounty Land Laws, Laws Enacted and Repealed Since March 4, 1861, and the Rules of Practice as to Appeals ; Also, an Historical Introduction Narrating the Origin and Development of the Pension System, Tables of Cases Digested, Cited and Overruled, and of Statutes Cited and Construed
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1897 - 602页
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第532页 - If two or more persons conspire either to commit any offense against the United States, or to defraud the United States in any manner or for any purpose...
第568页 - ... the result of their own vicious habits, which incapacitates them from the performance of manual labor in such a degree as to render them unable to earn a support, shall, upon making due proof of the fact according to such rules and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may provide, be placed upon the list of invalid pensioners of the United States, and be entitled to receive a pension not exceeding twelve dollars per month, and not less than six dollars per month, proportioned to the degree...
第531页 - Who, having charge, possession, custody, or control of any money or other property of the United States, furnished or intended for the military service thereof, knowingly delivers, or causes to be delivered, to any person having authority to receive the same, any amount thereof less than that for which he receives a certificate or receipt ; or...
第530页 - Whoever shall falsely make, alter, forge, or counterfeit, or cause or procure to be falsely made, altered, forged, or counterfeited, or willingly aid or assist in the false making, altering, forging, or counterfeiting, any...
第548页 - Service, or at any time, in consequence of wounds received in service, and shall leave a widow, or if no widow, a child, or children, under sixteen years of age ; such widow, or if no widow, such child, or children, shall be entitled to receive half the monthly pay...
第527页 - Secretary may, after due notice and opportunity for hearing, suspend and disbar from further practice before his department any such person, agent, or attorney shown to be incompetent, disreputable, or who refuses to comply with the said rules and regulations, or who shall with intent to defraud, in any manner willfully and knowingly deceive, mislead, or threaten any claimant or prospective claimant, by word, circular, letter, or by advertisement.
第17页 - The only general rule that can be laid down upon the subject is, that the circumstances must be such as would lead the guarded discretion of a reasonable and just man to the conclusion...
第242页 - It is an elementary principle of the law of evidence that the best evidence of which the case in its nature is susceptible...
第570页 - June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-four, and for other purposes," approved March first, eighteen hundred and ninety-three, which reads as follows : " That from and after July first, eighteen hundred and ninety-three, no pension shall be paid to a nonresident who is not a citizen of the United States, except for actual disabilities incurred in the service," be and the same is hereby repealed.