United States et al v Unnamed masters and crew of two seized fishing vessels, Decision, No 395, No 396, 175 US 677 (1900), 20 S.Ct. 290 (1900), 44 L.Ed. 320 (1900), ILDC 392 (US 1900), 8th January 1900, Supreme Court [U.S.]
Legal Material. Subjects: Law of the Sea; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 18534 words.
Whether customary international law exempted civilian fishing vessels from seizure as prize in times of war.
Whether, if so, that norm was enforceable in the courts of the United...