313 By the King. A Proclamation commanding all the Trained Bands and others on this side Trent,1 to be in readinesse with Horse and Arms, to serve His Majestie for defence of the Kingdome. [York 31 August 1640]
in Stuart Royal Proclamations, Vol. 2: Royal Proclamations of King Charles I 1625–1646
in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English
January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 277 words.
Native American, a Lakota of the Oglala band of Sioux Indians. Cousin to Crazy Horse, he
in A Dictionary of World History
January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 35 words.
He was the leader of a band of horse and cattle thieves and bank raiders operating in Victoria. A bushranger from ...
in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 41 words.
very brave; Ned Kelly (1855–80) was an Australian outlaw. Leader of a band of horse and cattle thieves and bank raiders operating in Victoria, he was eventually hanged in Melbourne. He...
in Indo-European Poetry and Myth
May 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .
Chapter. Subjects: Classical Literature. 28667 words.
This chapter discusses depictions of heroic activity in battle in Indo-European tradition. Topics covered include the war-band, strongholds, the hero as warrior, weapons, horses, battle...
Native American Council of Tribes and ors v Weber, Warden of the South Dakota State Penitentiary and ors, Trial court judgment, ILDC 2480 (US 2011), No CIV 09-4182-KES, 2011 WL 4382271 (DSD 2011), 20th September 2011, United States; South Dakota; District Court for the District of South Dakota [DSD]
Legal Material. Subjects: Law. 7182 words.
Whether Article 73 of the Charter of the United Nations conferred rights upon individual citizens.
Are IIAs old-fashioned? How consistency in the use of public policy fosters the object and purpose of investment agreements
in Uniform Law Review
August 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 8754 words.
Public policy is a multi-faceted concept employed in many instances, and yet no one knows exactly where the term may lead us. While under the New York Convention divergent interpretations...
Public Policy as a Bar to Enforcement of International Arbitral Awards: A Review of the Chinese Approach
in Arbitration International
June 2010; p ublished online September 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 5444 words.
This article reviews the approach taken by Chinese courts when refusing the recognition and enforcement of international arbitral awards on the grounds of public policy. It also explores...
in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management
March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 53 words.
A band of material that encircles the horse or other animal’s body and attaches either side to the saddle. It is the main means of securing the saddle, and it is therefore vital that it is...
The Legal Dimension of the International Community: How Community Interests Are Protected in International Law
in European Journal of International Law
May 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 19628 words.
This article uses the emergence of the protection of community interests in international law as a theoretical framework to explain a number of legal notions and regimes, such as jus cogensnull...
Military and Paramilitary Activities in and Against Nicaragua, Nicaragua v United States, Judgment, Merits, ICJ GL No 70,  ICJ Rep 14, ICGJ 112 (ICJ 1986), 27th June 1986, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 234258 words.
Whether the Court should determine the claims regarding the use of force in international relations notwithstanding the exclusion from its jurisdiction of disputes ‘arising under’ the...
November 2011; p ublished online May 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 3311 words.
This chapter describes the moment of the breaking up of Count Basie's band. This came about because of the huge debts that Basie had created for himself through gambling on horses. It was...
in Oxford Music Online
November 2013; p ublished online May 2010 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 198 words.
(b Boston, MA, July 22, 1900; d Washington, DC, March 21, 1985). American military bandleader. In the early 1920s Whiting joined the 110th Cavalry Band of the Massachusetts National...
Arambasic (Mitar) v Ashcroft (John) and ors, Judgment on Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus, 403 F.Supp.2d 951 (D.S.D. 2005), ILDC 709 (US 2005), 18th November 2005, South Dakota
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 9013 words.
Whether an extradition treaty between the United States and Serbia applied to a request by the government of Croatia to extradite a citizen of Serbia & Montenegro for war crimes.