Obligations Sentence Examples
No matter what, I'll continue to honor my obligations and protect you.
While the entire program was new to him, Dean realized that if he was running for public office, certain obligations were mandatory.
So stringent are the obligations of hospitality that a household is bound to exact reparation for any injury done to a guest as though he were a member of the family.
In a secret article of the treaty the sultan undertook in the event of a casus foederis arising, and in consideration of being relieved of his obligations under the articles of the public treaty, to close the Dardanelles to the warships of all nations " au besoin," which meant in effect that in the event of Russia being threatened with an attack from the Mediterranean he would close the Dardanelles against the invader.
Wollaston's Religion of Nature, which falls between Clarke's Discourse of the Unchangeable Obligations of Natural Religion and Butler's Sermons, was one of the popular philosophical books of its day.Advertisement
Religion was inseparable from ordinary life, and, like that of all peoples who are dependent on the fruits of the earth, was a nature-worship. The tie between deities and worshippers was regarded as physical and entailed mutual obligations.
By the constitution personal property to the value of $500 and any homestead to the value of $1000 is exempt from sale for debt, except for taxes on the homestead, or for obligations contracted for the purchase of said premises.
The allotments could be redeemed by them with the help of the crown, and then they were freed from all obligations to the landlord.
As a natural result weak railway companies in the United States have frequently been declared insolvent by the courts, owing to their inability in periods of commercial depression to meet their acknowledged obligations, and in the reorganization which has followed the shareholders have usually had to accept a loss, temporary or permanent.
The smaller company exchanges its stock for stock of the larger system on an agreed basis, or sells it outright, and the bondholders of the absorbed line often have a similar opportunity to exchange their securities for obligations cf the parent company, which are on a stronger basis or have a broader market.Advertisement
Valentin Weigel (1533-1588), who stands under manifold obligations to Franck, represents also the influence of the semi-mystical physical speculation that marked the transition from scholasticism to modern times.
Society is conceived as regulated by, mutual obligations, of which the duties of parents and children are the most important.
The lord of the manor with his officials and retainers, the peasantry bound to him by ties of personal dependence and mutual rights and obligations, constituted a little world, in which we can watch the play of motives and passions not so dissimilar as we are sometimes led to believe from those of the great modern world.
Its obligations to other contemporary arts are many and obvious, especially in its later stages; but every borrowed form and motive undergoes an essential modification at the hands of the Aegean craftsman, and the product is stamped with a new character.
The constitution of 1851 practically deprived the legislature of the power to create new obligations.Advertisement
The average interest rate on the city obligations in 1907 was about 3.7%.
The law as to the rights and obligations of assignees and sub-lessees and as to surrender is the same as in England.
The vows were individual obligations which could be kept quite apart from membership in a society.
In 1904, as it was felt that the college was unable properly to carry on its work under existing conditions, it was proposed to amalgamate it with Hackney College, but the Board of Education refused to sanction any arrangement which would set aside the requirements of the deed of foundation, namely that the officers and students of Cheshunt College should subscribe the fifteen articles appended to the deed, and should take certain other obligations.
Then, in chapters iv.-vi., he turns, with a characteristic and impressive "therefore," to set forth the obligations which correspond to the privileges he has just expounded.Advertisement
Conscience money is the name given to a payment voluntarily made by a person who has evaded his obligations, especially in respect of taxes and the like.
A freedman, unless he became such by operation of law, remained client of his master, and both were bound by the mutual obligations arising out of that relation.
These obligations existed also in the case of freedmen of the state, of cities, temples and corporations.
The debt of the Republic in April 1908 was $48,146,585, including twenty-seven millions which were assumed in 1902 for the payment of the army of independence, four for agriculture, and four for the payment of revolutionary debts, and $2,196,585, representing obligations assumed by the revolution's representative in the United States during the War of Independence.
By these Cuba was bound not to incur debts her current revenues will not bear; to continue the sanitary administration undertaken by the military government of intervention; to lease naval stations (since located at Bahia Honda and Guantanamo) to the United States; and finally, the right of the United States to intervene, if necessary, in the affairs of the island was explicitly affirmed in the provision, " That the government of Cuba consents that the United States may exercise the right to intervene for the protection of Cuban independence, the maintenance of a government adequate for the protection of life, property and individual liberty, and for discharging the obligations with respect to Cuba imposed by the treaty of Paris on the United States, now to be assumed and undertaken by the government of Cuba."Advertisement
All Turkish subjects, of whatever race or religion, have equal juridical and political rights and obligations, and all discrimination as to military service has been abolished.
Second in authority was placed General Floriano Peixoto, an officer also under heavy obligations to the deposed monarch, as indeed were nearly all of those who took active part in the conspiracy.
Two progressive measures of the highest importance were passed by this diet, one making Magyar the official language of Hungary, the other freeing the peasants' holdings from all feudal obligations.
Moreover, he was not bound by the constitutional obligations unwillingly accepted by his uncle.
To meet increasing obligations, taxation has been extended and heavily increased.
Other items were afterwards added to liquidate other obligations than those included in the above, chiefly on account of the internal debt.
This baptism may not be conferred until the candidate has reached an age of discrimination and capacity to remember obligations, p y cere seven years being fixed as the earliest age, but it is generally deferred until manhood.
Some of the water is sprinkled on him five times, and he drinks of it five times from the palms of his hands; he then pronounces the Sikh watchword given above and promises adherence to the new obligations he has contracted.
Subsequently all extraordinary refo Fiscalr expenditure was met by forced loans (prestanze), but the (1427),ms method of distribution aroused discontent among the lower classes, and in 1427 a general catasto or assessment of all the wealth of the citizens was formed, and measures were devised to distribute the obligations according to each man's capacity, sò as to avoid pressing too hardly on the poor.
In the course of a long period characterized by a weak central government, it was not difficult to enlarge the rights which the lord thus obtained, to exclude even the king's personal authority from the immunity, and to translate the duties and payments which the tenant had once owed to the state into obligations which he owed to his lord, even finally into incidents of his tenure.
In return for the fief, the man became the vassal of his lord; he knelt before him, and, with his hands between his lord's hands, promised him fealty and service; he rose to his feet and took the oath of fealty which bound him to the obligations he had assumed in homage; he received from his lord ceremonial investiture with the fief.
In the ceremony of homage and investiture, which is the creative contract of feudalism, the obligations assumed by the two parties were, as a rule, not specified in exact terms. They were determined by local custom.
The duty of giving the lord advice was often demanded and fulfilled in sessions of the court, and in these feudal courts the obligations of lord and vassal were enforced, with an ultimate appeal to war.
The heiress must marry as the lord wished, because he had a right to know that the holder of the fief could meet the obligations resting upon it.
The Arabs who lived more inland were mostly Bedouin who found the obligations of Islam irksome, and do not seem to have made a very vigorous opposition to the Carmathians who took Hajar the capital of Bahrein in 903.
A large increase in imports, caused by fictitious prosperity and inability to obtain drafts against guano shipments, led to the exportation of coin to meet commercial obligations, and this soon reduced the currency circulation to a paper basis.
He put up for auction the highest offices and honours; even remitting to William the Lion of Scotland, for a sum of 15,000 marks, the humiliating obligations which Henry II.
Other obligations had accumulated in the meantime, however, so that the debt in 1848 amounted to $187,000.
But various obstacles arose from the diversity of aims among the allies; and St John was induced, contrary to the most solemn obligations, to enter into separate and secret negotiations with France for the security of English interests.
But the desire to discharge obligations incurred is no doubt respectable in itself, and Villehardouin, as one of the actual negotiators of the bargain, must have felt it with peculiar strength.
The burden of the new prophecy seems to have been a new standard of moral obligations, especially with regard to marriage, fasting and martyrdom.
At first, no doubt, the translator endeavoured to reproduce the original as closely as possible, but, inasmuch as his object was to give an intelligible rendering, a merely literal rendering would soon be found to be insufficient, and he would be forced, especially in the more difficult passages, to take a more elastic view of his obligations.
The obligations involved in the act of homage were more general than those associated with the oath of fealty, but they provided a strong moral sanction for more specific engagements.
They essentially resembled the obligations undertaken towards a Teutonic chief by the members of his "comitatus" or "gefolge," one of the institutions from which feudalism directly sprang.
The nominal amount of the public debt on the 1st of September 1908 was $3,989,400, but the figures are misleading, because, with the exception of $22,000 (held partly by counties), all of these obligations were in the permanent school fund or in funds for the University, the Agricultural and Mechanical College, and the various charitable institutions.
A resolution was passed by the volksraad on the 27th of September" declaring that the state would observe its obligations to the Transvaal whatever might happen.
He proposed to accomplish this by carefully nursing her resources, and in the meantime securing and enriching her by alliances, which would bring in large subsidies while imposing a minimum of obligations.
The supposition least favourable to Rousseau is that it was due to one of his numerous fits of half-insane petulance and indignation at the obligations which he was nevertheless always ready to incur.
These negotiations continued all through 1908 and resulted in a treaty, signed and ratified in 1909, by which Siam ceded to Great Britain her suzerain rights over the dependencies of Kedah, Kelantan, Trengganu and Perlis, Malay states situated in southern Siam just north of British Malaya, containing in all about a million inhabitants and for the most part flourishing and wealthy, and obtained the practical abolition of British jurisdiction in Siam proper as well as relief from any obligations which, though probably very necessary when they were incurred, had long since become mere useless and vexatious obstacles to progress towards efficient government.
Nowhere perhaps does his style appear to more advantage than in his four series of essays entitled Short Studies on Great Subjects(1867-1882), for it is seen there unfettered by the obligations of narrative.
Precarious as these means of subsistence seem, he preferred the independence thus obtained to an assured position which would have involved obligations to a patron or professional duties which his weak health would have made onerous.
The trouble was due mainly to the repeated efforts of the Knights to evade the fulfilment of the obligations of the Treaty of Thorn.
See Paget Toynbee, "Some Obligations of Dante to Albertus Magnus" in Romania, xxiv.
Unable to build at home, the Confederates sought warships abroad, evading the obligations of neutrality by various ingenious expedients.
The difficulties of coaling and the obligations of neutrality hampered these commerce-destroyers as much as the Federal vessels that were chasing them, but, in spite of drawbacks, the guerre de course was the most successful warlike operation undertaken by the Confederacy.
El Guipuzcoano instruido (San Sebastian, 1780), in the form of a dictionary, gives full details of the life, the rights, duties and obligations of a Basque citizen of that date.
The funded debt of the state amounted to four and one-half millions of dollars in 1850, when the new constitution limited the power of the legislature to contract further obligations or to decrease or misapply the sinking funds.
To the latter Hugh Blair seems to refer when, in his work on Rhetoric and Belles-Lettres (1783), he acknowledges his obligations to a manuscript treatise on rhetoric by Smith, part of which its author had shown to him many years before, and which he hoped that Smith would give to the public. Smith had promised at the end of his Theory of Moral Sentiments a treatise on jurisprudence from the historical point of view.
Released from his religious obligations, Caesar now (81 B.C.) left Rome for the East and served his first campaign under Minucius Thermus, who was engaged in stamping out the embers of resistance to Roman rule in the province of Asia, and received from him the "civic crown" for saving a fellow-soldier's life at the storm of Mytilene.
The public indebtedness of Mexico includes a foreign debt payable in gold, an internal debt payable in silver, and a floating debt covering unpaid balances on appropriations, unpaid interest, and other credits and obligations.
Other loans and obligations contracted during periods of disorder were afterwards consolidated under this type, and later on unpaid railway subsidies were also included.
Was not the duty of following the Messiah to supersede even that of burying one's parents, the most sacred of all ancient obligations?
Although he was classed in Canada as a Liberal, his tendencies would in England have been considered strongly conservative; an individualist rather than a collectivist, he opposed the intrusion of the state into the sphere of private enterprise, and showed no sympathy with the movement for state operation of railways, telegraphs and telephones, or with any kindred proposal looking to the extension of the obligations of the central government.
All the members of the Seljuk house had the same obligations in this respect, but they had not the same rights, as one of them occupied relatively to the others a place almost analogous to that of the great khan of the Mongols in later times.
Just as in Anglo-Saxon lands a national ideal is gradually materializing in the principle of the equalization of chances for all citizens, so in continental Europe, along with this equalization of chances, has still more rapidly developed the ideal of an equalization of obligations, which in turn leads to the claim for an enlargement of political rights co-extensive with the obligations.
In the fourth place, there is the self-denying ordinance against employment of arms for the enforcement of contractual obligations adopted at the Hague Conference of 1907.
Peter's claim to greatness rests mainly on the fact that from first to last he clearly recognized the requirements of the Russian nation and his own obligations as its ruler.
So far as the limited information at our disposal enables us to form an opinion, the responsibility both for the internal peace of the village, and for its obligations to the outside world, seems to have lain with the lord or his steward (gerefa, villicus) from the beginning.
Methodism realized its strength and its obligations.
Themselves Frenchmen, and surrounded by a College of Cardinals in which the French element predominated, the popes gave to their ecclesiastical administration a certain French character, till they stood in more and more danger of serving purely national interests, in cases where the obligations of their office demanded complete impartiality.
Latimer, on seeing him enter the church, boldly changed his theme to a portrayal of Christ as the pattern priest and bishop. The points of comparison were, of course, deeply distasteful to the prelate, who, though he professed his " obligations for the good admonition he had received," informed the preacher that he " smelt somewhat of the pan."
It also formerly enjoyed certain spiritual powers for the reduction of the obligations imposed by Fabric pious legacies and foundations, the objects of which, for of St want of funds or any other reason, could not be fully carried out, and for the condonation of past omission of such obligations, e.g.
The British government, in view of the apparent intention of China to establish effective suzerainty in Tibet, drew the attention of the government at Peking to the necessity of strictly observing its treaty obligations, and especially pointing out that the integrity of the frontier states of Nepal, Bhutan and Sikkim must be respected.
His industry as a biographer is commended by P. Bayle, who acknowledges his obligations to Adam's labours; and his biographies, though they have faults, are still useful.
In his treatment of this narrower question he had the works of Alberico Gentili and Ayala before him, and has acknowledged his obligations to them.
It seems likely enough therefore that there should grow up bodies of knights banded together by engagements of fidelity, although free from monastic obligations; wearing a uniform or livery, and naming themselves after some special symbol or some patron saint of their adoption.
His constant obligations to the emperor drained Brandenburg of money which might have been employed more profitably at home, and prevented her sovereign from interfering in the politics of northern Europe.
In 1792, Carey, a Baptist, who was not only a cobbler, but a linguist of the highest order, a botanist and zoologist, published his Enquiry into the Obligations of Christians to use Means for the Conversion of the Heathens, and the book marks a distinct point of departure in the history of Christianity.
Usually, and so far correctly, it is coupled with the Essays of Montaigne, to which the author is under very extensive obligations.
The government were unable to meet their obligations under the new contract, and in 1898 the outstanding amount had risen to £994, 600.
There are signs that during Ottos reign they began to have a distinct consciousness of national life, their use of the word deutsch to indicate the whole people being one of these symptoms. Their common sufferings, struggles and triumphs, however, account far more readily for this feeling than the supposition that they were elated by their king undertaking obligations which took him for years together away from his native land.
For the Ruthenians, elated by their victory, refused to return to work, and demanded the abolition of all feudal obligations as the reward of their loyalty.
On the 13th of April 1846 an imperial decree abolished some of the more burdensome feudal obligations; but this concession was greeted with so fierce an outcry, as an authoritative endorsement of the atrocities, that it was again revoked, and Count Franz von Stadion was sent to restore order in Galicia.
On the 2nd of December the emperor Ferdinand, bound by too many personal obligations to the revolutionary parties to serve as a useful instrument for the new Accession policy, abdicated, and his nephew Francis Joseph Francis ascended the throne.
Demands tending towards the Magyarization of the joint army had been advanced and had found such an echo in Magyar public opinion that Count Andrassy was obliged solemnly to warn the country of the dangers of nationalist Chauvinism and to remind it of its obligations under the Compact of 1867.
On the death of Clement VI., the cardinals made a solemn agreement imposing obligations, mainly in favour of the college as a whole, on whichever of their number should be elected pope.
Worst of all, the government was drifting rapidly towards insolvency, being quite unable to fulfil its obligations to the bondholders and meet the expenses of administration.
The first-named put an end to an anomalous situation and gave a practically valid sanction to the presence of Britain in Egypt, removing all ground for the reproach that Great Britain was not respecting its international obligations.
Yet the number of peasant-proprietors had diminished, while the obligations of the peasantry generally had increased; and, still worse, their obligations were vexatiously indefinite, varying from year to year and even from month to month.
By this treaty Treaty of Sweden gave back the province of Trondhjem and the T Copen= isle of Bornholm and released Denmark from the most hagen, onerous of the obligations of the treaty of Roskilde.
The monarch was specifically now a sovereign over-lord, but he had not been absolved from his obligations towards his subjects.
The maintenance of the indivisibility of the realm and of the Christian faith according to the Augsburg Confession, and the observance of the Kongelov itself, are now the sole obligations binding upon the king.
These were (1) the division of the fyrd or national militia into two parts, relieving each other at fixed intervals, so as to ensure continuity in military operations; (2) the establishment of fortified posts (burgs) and garrisons at certain points; (3) the enforcement of the obligations of thanehood on all owners of five hides of land, thus giving the king a nucleus of highly equipped troops.
They were to call together the officials of the district and explain to them their duties, and to remind the people of their civil and religious obligations.
The rights and obligations of the parties shall inure to the benefit of and shall be binding upon the parties, their respective successors, assigns, heirs, and personal representatives.
Among these obligations, a visit to a particular church, and the bestowal of pious gifts upon it, held a prominent place.
This is some symbolic object, stick or what not, which passes between the parties to a contract, the obligations under which, if not fulfilled by the contracting parties during their lives, become hereditary.
By annexation, as between civilized peoples, the annexing state takes over the whole succession with the rights and obligations attaching to the ceded territory, subject only to any modifying conditions contained in the treaty of cession.
These lectures, first printed separately, were afterwards published together under the title of A Discourse concerning the Being and Attributes of God, the Obligations of Natural Religion, and the Truth and Certainty of the Christian Revelation, in opposition to Hobbes, Spinoza, the author of the Oracles of Reason, and other Deniers of Natural and Revealed Religion.
The obligations of downright villeins became to that degree settled and regular that one of the ordinary designations of the class was custumarii.
Beneke's philosophy is a striking instance of this, with application to Fries and affinity to Herbart conjoined with obligations to Schelling both directly and through Schleiermacher.
The inheritance was a perilous one; his mother and others would have dissuaded him from accepting it, but he, confident in his abilities, declared at once that he would undertake its obligations, and discharge the sums bequeathed by the dictator to the Roman people.
Professor Josiah Royce has pictured the social-moral process by which society finally impressed its " claims on wayward and blind individuals " who " sought wealth and not a social order," and so long as possible shirked all social obligations.
A further cause of the termination of treaty obligations is a total change of circumstances, since a clause " rebus sic stantibus " is said to be a tacit condition in every treaty.'
The general obligations of the imperial cities towards the Empire were the payment of an annual fixed tax and the furnishing of a number of armed men for imperial wars, and from these the above-named towns claimed some measure of exemption.
The worship of ancestors has again and again gathered around it powerful and ethical influences, emphasizing the parental and filial relations, and strengthening the mutual obligations of communal life.
Obligations may be either perfect or imperfect.
This peculiar system of military tenure (indelningsverket) originated in the 17th century, when certain landowners were exempt from other military obligations if they provided and maintained armed men.
Sweden was also to enjoy her religion, subject to such changes as a general council might make; but neither pope nor council was to claim or exercise the right of releasing Sigismund from his obligations to his Swedish subjects.
All rights and obligations under conventions and agreements which were binding on any of the colonies have devolved upon the Union.
The term " holiness " in this connexion consists positively in the fulfilment of ceremonial obligations and negatively in abstaining from the defilement caused by heathen customs and superstitions, but it also includes obedience to the moral requirements of the religion of Yahweh.
To the last Gregoire remained a devout Catholic, exactly fulfilling all his obligations as a Christian and a priest; but he refused to budge an inch from his revolutionary principles.
Though the title of king was only conferred on Vratislav g g y "kings" personally, the German king, Conrad III., conferred on the Bohemian prince Sobeslav (1125-1140) the title of hereditary cupbearer of the Empire, thus granting a certain influence on the election of the emperors to Bohemia, which hitherto had only obligations towards the Empire but no part in its government.
But the general view of continental publicists is, that the language of the rules was not sufficiently precise to admit of their being generally accepted as a canon of neutral obligations.
In some cases it may be said that suzerainty brings no practical advantages and implies no serious obligations.
It was Secretary Fessenden's policy to avoid a further increase of the circulating medium, and to redeem or consolidate the temporary obligations outstanding.
If the Board of Agriculture is satisfied, after holding a local inquiry, that a county council have failed to fulfil their obligations as to allotments, the board may transfer all and any of the powers of the county council to the Small Holdings Commissioners.
When a scheme has been confirmed, the county council must carry out the obligations imposed on it within a prescribed time; if they make default the board may direct the commissioners to assume all the powers of the county council, and the county council must repay to the board the expenses the commissioners may incur.
Sometimes the treaty creating the relation defines the obligations.
The relation may be one of international law, two states having entered into obligations Inter- by treaty.
Among the obligations which he enumerated as necessarily and justly resting on his legatee was the duty of respecting the arrangements by which he had provided for the establishment of the Domaine de la couronne and the Domaine prive de l'etat.
In reply to an influential deputation which waited upon him on the 10th of November, Sir Edward Grey, speaking as the representative of the British government in his capacity as secretary of state for foreign affairs, expressed the desire" that Belgium should feel that her freedom of action is unfettered and unimpaired and her choice unembarrassed by anything which we have done or are likely to do "; but he added that if Belgium should fail to take action" it will be impossible for us to continue to recognize indefinitely the present state of things without a very close examination of our treaty rights and the treaty obligations of the Congo State."The debate in the Belgian chamber opened on the 28th of November and was not concluded till the 14th of December.
In 1901 Belgium renounced the repayment of its loans and the payment of interest, reserving the right to annex the state, whose financial obligations to Belgium would revive only if that kingdom should renounce its rights to annex the Congo.
Flattered to excess by her surrender, yet conscious of his binding obligations and his real preference, he could neither discard the one beauty nor desert the other.
The state could not meet its guarantee obligations (hence the strict bonding provisions of the constitution of 1875), and in 1865 had a bonded debt of above $36,000,000.
This is done, not always with any deliberate consciousness of fraud (although it must be clearly recognized that truth is not one of the "natural virtues," and that the sense of the obligations of truthfulness was far from strong), but rather to emphasize the importance of what was written, and the fact that it was no new invention of the writer's.
The rules of kinship largely determined status with its correlative rights and obligations, supplied the place of contract and of laws affecting the ownership, disposition and devolution of property, constituting the clan an organic, selfcontained entity, a political, social and mutual insurance copartnership. The solidarity of the clan was its most important and all-pervading characteristic. The entire territory occupied by a clan was the common and absolute property of that clan.
They were subject only to public tributes and the ordinary obligations of free men.
By continued user of the same land for some years and discharge of the public obligations in respect of it in addition to the ciss or payment as tenant, a ceile became a subowner or permanent tenant and could not be evicted.
A homestead of this size is exempt from levy for the debts of the intestate except in case of an incumbrance given by consent of both husband and wife, or of obligations for purchase money, or of liens for making improvements, and the homestead of a family cannot be alienated without the joint consent of husband and wife.
The duties which under the old system were national obligations resting on the individual as a citizen, he made into duties depending on the relation between the king as supreme landowner and the subject as tenant of the land.
But Peter, when once re-established as king, forgot his obligations and left the prince burdened with the whole expense of the campaign.
Their aim was to abolish all villein-service, and to wring from their lords the commutation of all manorial customs and obligations for a small rentfourpence an acre was generally the sum suggested.
An attempt to divert some of the revenues of the Irish Church led in the autumn to serious differences of opinion in the cabinet; the king, as tenacious as his father of the exact obligations of his coronation oath, dismissed the ministry, and called the Tories to office under Sir Robert Peel and the duke of Wellington.
He immediately declared that election "capitulations," which cardinals had long been in the habit of affirming as rules of conduct for future popes, could affect a new pope only as counsels, not as binding obligations.
We have, however, yet to notice the enlargement of the sphereof ethics due to its close connexion with theology; for while this added religious force and sanction to ordinary moral obligations, it equally tended to impart a moral aspect to religious, belief and worship. " Duty to God " - as distinct from duty to man - had not been altogether unrecognized by pagan moralists; but the rather dubious relations of even the more orthodox philosophy to the established polytheism had generally prevented them from laying much stress upon it.
Paley expressly acknowledges his obligations to the original and suggestive, though diffuse and whimsical, work of Abraham Tucker (Light of Nature Pursued, 17681 774).
The obligations contracted in support of the war, amounting to about $3,000,000 were of course nullified by the Fourteenth Amendment.
The first step towards repudiation was taken by the " carpet-bag " legislature of 1873, when it provided for the issue of consolidated bonds to replace the outstanding obligations at the rate of fifty cents on the dollar.
Her long reign had not lacked intelligence and even greatness; she alone, amid all these princes, warped by self-indulgence or weakened by discord, had behaved like a statesman, and she alone understood the obligations of the government she had inherited.
Representative of God upon earth, heir to the sovereignty of the Roman emperors, a universal suzerain and master over the goods and the lives of his vassals, he could conceive no other bounds to his authority than his own interests or his obligations towards God, and in this he was a willing believer of Bossuet.
The real object of the treaty, which was to involve Spain in the war against Great Britain, was cynically avowed in the 18th article, by which, during the present war, the Spanish obligations were only to apply to the quarrel between Great Britain and France.
The so-called " Concert of Europe " was at an end, but British ministries continued to call the attention of the sultan to his obligations under the treaty of Berlin.
A chartered company is a trading corporation enjoying certain rights and privileges, and bound by certain obligations under a special charter granted to it by the sovereign authority of the state, such charter defining and limiting those rights, privileges and obligations, and the localities in which they are to be exercised.
They often have very heavy corresponding obligations, as will be seen in the case of one (the East Africa) where the obligations were too onerous for the company to discharge, though they were inseparable from its position.
The importance of the distinction arose in connexion with the rule of assessment adopted for various parochial burdens, and the nature of the rights of the minister and corresponding obligations of the parishioners.
By a charter of 749 he freed ecclesiastical lands from all obligations except the trinoda necessitas.
It was like he had a check list of what parents were supposed to do, and he filled in all the little blocksâ€”middle-class home, straight teeth, and a college educationâ€”figured that was the extent of his obligations to us.
We follow the Immortal Code, which dictates our interactions with humans and our obligations within our society.
Financial obligations to the customer will never exceed the amount the customer has paid during the previous six months.
Wife is now backtracking from our previous oral agreement on how to solve our finacial obligations.
The Big Red Wine Company will not be liable for failure to meet agreed obligations due to prevailing circumstances beyond its control.
Consumer protection Measures The Stop Now Orders regime will be extended to protect consumer protection Measures The Stop Now Orders regime will be extended to protect consumers from traders who do not meet their legal obligations.
Planning obligations run with the land so that they may be enforced against the original covenantor and against any successor in title.
In November 2003, the board strongly deplored Iran's failures and breaches of its safeguards obligations.
Does the adoption of sustainability as the focus of policy intensify disagreements about the boundary between public and private development rights and obligations?
Nevertheless, the UK's commitment to its obligations to pursue nuclear disarmament has been shown in significant ways to be limited.
The United States will not dole out any rewards to convince North Korea to live up to its existing obligations.
But the shop has obligations as well if the items prove faulty.
When their reputations are all-important, corporations can't carry on as private fiefdoms with no obligations other than to the capital markets.
Neither participation nor control in the defense shall waive or reduce any obligations to indemnify or hold harmless.
Yet it is often criticized as a Western concept celebrating individualism and independence over group obligations and interdependence or dependence.
A previous draft proposed the introduction of risk assessment and action obligations on employers at EU level.
So there's no no support from anybody for Iranian enrichment activities because they have concerns about Iranian noncompliance with NPT and IAEA obligations.
Man does not have a choice of whether he should fulfill these obligations.
We are born into the contractual obligations of a language already in use.
Using an agent does not change an employer's statutory obligations.
The agreement we sign with partners reflects our mutual obligations.
The Council had given Iraq an opportunity to comply with its disarmament obligations.
She summarizes here six specific actions that NPT parties could take to reinforce the treaty's nonproliferation obligations.
These would include the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's continued non-compliance with its NPT safeguards obligations.
The demand for fathers ' rights is not only related to the obligations of biological paternity.
A Private Interest Foundation, as juridical person with its own patrimony, has the capacity to execute rights and acquire obligations.
These obligations have procedural as well as political ramifications.
The judges strongly rebuked the Home Secretary for ignoring Britain's obligations under the Geneva Convention.
But the delay in 3G rollout gives us a chance to tackle such issues properly - and clarify the obligations of carriers.
Another reminder of Trusts ' obligations when disposing of prescription only medicine contaminated sharps has been posted on the DH website.
Any such agreement can cover no more than performance by his immediate successor of his obligations under the lease.
These obligations will survive any termination of this Agreement.
The Commission must ensure even transposition across the EU and consistently take measures against member states that fail to comply with their obligations.
Employers are often unfaithful to fulfill their obligations and responsibilities to those in their employ.
Uncovered Sale Selling an option without possessing the wherewithal to meet the obligations implicit in that sale.
If the issuing body could not meet its obligations and the bill proved worthless, the recipient was liable for the entire sum drawn.
The pope on his side grants the temporal sovereign certain rights, such as that of making or controlling the appointment of dignitaries; engages to proceed in harmony with the government in the creation of dioceses or parishes; and regularizes the situation produced by the usurpation of church property &c. The great advantage of concordats - indeed their principal utility - consists in transforming necessarily unequal unilateral claims into contractual obligations analogous to those which result from an international convention.
The inhabitants of the colony were thus regarded as a permanent garrison, and at first freed from the obligations of ordinary military service, until they were later on obliged to serve in the fleet.
The passages in question do not exaggerate his obligations to the "well of English."
In these circumstances the conventions of 1883 were concluded, and the great companies partially relieved the government of its obligations by agreeing to contribute a certain proportion of the cost of the new lines and to provide the rolling stock for working them.
Such a railway has no statutory rights and no special obligations, and the owner of it is liable to be sued for creating a nuisance if the working of the line interferes with the comfort of those residing in the neighbourhood.
The freedman took his former master's name; he owed him deference (obsequium) and aid (officium); and neglect of these obligations was punished, in extreme cases even with loss of liberty.
President Castro was for eight years a dictator, ruling by corrupt and revolutionary methods, and in defiance of obligations to the foreign creditors.
Subsequently all extraordinary refo Fiscalr expenditure was met by forced loans (prestanze), but the (1427),ms method of distribution aroused discontent among the lower classes, and in 1427 a general catasto or assessment of all the wealth of the citizens was formed, and measures were devised to distribute the obligations according to each man's capacity, sÃ² as to avoid pressing too hardly on the poor.
On the 15th of July 1908, Mr Asquith said that Sir Edward Grey had announced in the House of Commons on the 6th of June 1907 that the British government intended to negotiate with the powers for the renewal of the convention, on condition that they would relinquish the penal clause, and that none of the obligations in the convention as renewed were penal or required statutory authority.
This limits the right to vote to those who can read and write any article of the constitution of the United States, and have worked or been regularly engaged in some lawful employment, business or occupation, trade or calling for the greater part of the twelve months next preceding the time they offer to register, unless prevented from labour or ability to read and write by physical disability, or who own property assessed at $300 upon which the taxes have been paid; but those who have served in the army or navy of the United States or of the Confederate States in time of war, their lawful descendants in every degree, and persons of good character "who understand the duties and obligations of citizenship under a republican form of government," are relieved from the operation of this law provided they registered prior to the 20th of December 1902.
The parties agree that if any part, term, or provision of this Agreement is held illegal or invalid, the validity of the remaining portions or provisions shall not be affected, and the rights and obligations of the parties shall be construed and enforced as if the Agreement did not contain the particular part, term, or provision held to be illegal or invalid.
The cynical use he made of his "freedom" to repudiate obligations solemnly contracted is described elsewhere (see Naples, History).
Conrad possessed military talents, and had many estimable qualities, but he lacked perseverance and foresight, and was hampered by his obligations to the church.
It may be noticed, too, that he still accepts the "social compact " as the natural mode of constituting government, and regards the obligations of subjects to civil obedience as normally dependent on a tacit contract; though he is careful to state that consent is not absolutely necessary to the just establishment of beneficent government, nor the source of irrevocable obligation to a pernicious one.
In my position I have obligations.
The judges strongly rebuked the Home Secretary for ignoring Britain 's obligations under the Geneva Convention.
The licenses stipulate public service requirements set out in existing analog licenses, together with new digital switchover obligations.
I will observe its laws faithfully and fulfill my duties and obligations as a British overseas territories citizen.
We 're not going to break our treaty obligations.
I was not trying to imply that I don't like her; I simply have other obligations at the same time of her party.
Your guests will need to make plans to attend, and this may entail shuffling a few other obligations and events around in order to share your special day with you.
Most people live incredibly busy lives and have obligations with their career and family along with very active social lives.
Because these fees are contingent, it can make it difficult to meet financial obligations.
Build a contingent fee practice with a calendar of cases that will allow you to meet your financial obligations in a timely manner.
If they have the flexibility to meet their financial obligations, they can turn their attention to representing their clients in an effective manner.
Understand what your obligations are as a consumer, and be sure to ask questions of customer service if there is anything you are confused about.
The company may offer advice on budgeting, paying on time, organizing financial obligations by priority and similar topics.
It is important to note that debt settlement may result in additional tax obligations.
Make sure you read the terms and conditions carefully on any card you are applying for so you will understand what your fees and other obligations will be.
Before you agree to a lump-sum settlement, verify that it will satisfy all obligations on the account.
Additionally, read the terms and conditions of each type of card to ensure that you fully understand how it operates and your payment obligations.
You can also calculate your child support obligations.
The Court will consider whether there is enough money for the non-custodial parent to meet their obligations for child support first.
Therefore, distribution is not only of property of value, but also of any financial obligations the parties incurred during marriage.
If you or your co-parent have to change visitation days based on legitimate personal or business obligations, it's not the end of the world.
Move piles of laundry, to-do lists, and other reminders of your daily obligations to a different location to help keep the focus on scrapbooking.
Organization is supposed to make life easier by eliminating those last-minute panics over forgotten obligations or chaotic household.
When these obligations aren't met, other coworkers are left to explain to the boss why the report isn't finished on time and why productivity is down this month.
These feelings intensify if you don't have savings to get you through your financial obligations during your unemployment.
The most obvious indicator is your paycheck and whether or not it meets your financial obligations, but financial work stress can also be related to retirement plans, paid sick leave, and benefits packages.
You are no longer stressing over everything you need to do, wasting too much time on frivolous tasks or juggling an impossible amount of work and family obligations.
You must take into account family time, sports, clubs, religious obligations and part time jobs when you create the schedule.
While your child has the free eight hours he is not in school, it usually gets filled with family gatherings, outings with friends, club meetings or religious obligations.
Once they get married, many couples become consumed by the daily necessities of work, housekeeping, raising children, and other obligations.
It's a good idea to review your financial situation yearly -- or more frequently if something changes -- to keep one another aware of your monetary obligations.
Add in your job, school if you attend, social obligations like showers and just fun nights out, and you barely have time to think about creating invitations--even with free ideas for making your own.
I started blowing off obligations of all kinds and I physically felt like I was on a different planet.
Many people are limited by financial and familial obligations.
If you have kids, extracurricular activities, or professional commitments that fall during those times, you'll need to figure out how you can manage your time as productively as possible to meet all of your obligations.
Online education programs are designed primarily for working adults who have 40 plus hours per week in career commitment combined with family and community obligations.
The community college is focused on providing educational opportunities to all potential students including those whose work and family obligations prevent campus attendance.
Due to full-time jobs, family obligations, inflexible schedules or other constraints, on-site degrees aren't viable options for such students, so it's natural to look into online opportunities that allow more personalized study programs.
The program follows the calendar of normal academics at Texas Tech, but in the end, you have more flexibility and help so that you can work through any other personal obligations you have simultaneously.
They also work with you to accommodate any work or personal obligations so that you can still get your education in time.
It can be hard to juggle all of these obligations and still provide the one-on-one care needed by some seniors.
If going into an optical shop isn't going to happen any time soon for you due to other obligations, don't fear!
Go into the calendar function and add in birthdays, appointments, obligations, your work schedule…the list goes on.
Family-Two or more emotionally involved people living in close proximity and having reciprocal obligations with a sense of commonness, caring, and commitment.
The characteristics of abuse are a failure to carry out obligations at home or work, continual use under circumstances that present a hazard (such as driving a car), and legal problems such as arrests.
It is important to know your legal rights as a parent as well as be aware of your obligations.
To figure out how much money you can afford to spend each month on a mortgage, write out a monthly budget to compare your monetary obligations.
You fail to pay property taxes, hazard insurance or violate other obligations associated with the property.
Lender Obligations - No lender wants to foreclose on a home, but financial institutions do have investors and stockholders who want to make profits.
The documentation will specify if there are any penalties for early repayment of funds, should you choose to do so, as well as the costs and consequences associated with failure to meet the monthly payment obligations.
Debt obligations of the borrower must not exceed 40 to 42% of his or her personal verifiable income (including the 80% of rent).
These lender modifications reduce monthly mortgage obligations to the homeowner, making them affordable, and homeowners are able to keep their homes.
The agreement between you and the owner is drawn up by a lawyer and explains both of your rights and obligations.
One notable lawsuit involves the allegation that AHMSI prompted the sales of numerous foreclosed homes in an effort to obtain cash for the company's financial obligations despite the potential substantial loss to investors.
You should talk about you and your partner's professional obligations when planning a pregnancy.
Check your local state regulations, and fulfill all your obligations as the donor.
Others value Catholicism, but view their religious obligations less strictly, making their own choices about issues such as contraception or homosexuality.
Often, true singles are overly busy with a career or other type of obligations.
The important thing is escaping from your everyday obligations and concerns.
If you're locked into a life of work and other obligations and you can't seem to find time to get out and meet new people, online dating services for singles are one way to solve the problem.
Perhaps they prefer to save their money to plan for the wedding, buy a house, pay down debts, or for other financial obligations.
In families with multiple children, having a chart can help keep track of individual obligations and eliminate fighting.
Between work and family obligations, finding time to shop can be a challenge.
The urge to take care of smaller, easier-to-manage obligations before tackling the larger tasks is a natural part of human nature.
If you are already struggling to meet your minimum payment obligations, making a non-equitable debt repayment could cause problems if you need to file bankruptcy at some point.
The goal is to keep going until your debt snowball is big enough to completely repay all of your obligations.
It's human nature to want to take care of smaller, easier-to-handle obligations before you tackle the tough tasks.
This knowledge gives you the confidence to meet your monthly obligations, handle emergencies more effectively, plan ahead for special purchases or vacations, and establish a more secure financial future.
Junior (Ryan Sypek) is his competition at Davis Farms, who shares Matt's desire to break away from their family obligations.
Roxy struggled with expectations and obligations as a new army wife and made friends with Claudia Joy, a veteran of the army wives who is married to a Colonel.
They wonder how to fit a yoga practice into a hectic day filled with work and family obligations.
If you have these, be prepared to offer explanations as to why you failed to repay under your contracted obligations.
This can take a couple of weeks or longer, depending on the writer's other obligations, so don't place pressure on them just because you feel it.
The hope behind Chapter 11 bankruptcy is that the reorganization allows debt payments to be restructured in a way that allows your business to meet its financial obligations from earnings yet to come.
There are several types of bankruptcy, and in some cases, companies declare bankruptcy so that they can renegotiate loans and obligations with creditors.
During bankruptcy, past debts and obligations may be forgiven or waived, which frees the individual or company of the financial obligations.
By law in the United States, the franchise must disclose financial obligations, costs and all the requirements of owning a franchise.
Understanding your tax obligations will help you pay the right amount of tax and avoid an audit of your income.
Since you'll have fewer personal obligations during these times, you'll also be able to spend more time creating the cards if you wish.
If you're juggling work, family commitments, and other obligations, it can be difficult to find the time to prepare a balanced meal.
The 5 Factor Diet makes it possible to eat healthier, exercise and noticeably shape up between obligations like meetings, soccer games, chores and even much-needed sleep.
At home, this may simply entail jotting down a note to remind yourself what your planned snacks for the day will be, while obligations away from home might require more planning.
The contract governs the types of coverage owed to you and your payment obligations.
An "A" rating indicates that Titan is a financially-stable company that can ably meet it obligations to policyholders.
The insurance plans offered by Aflac provide a way for policyholders to keep up with their financial obligations when dealing with illness or injuries because they can focus instead on getting well.
Weekends may sound like the best time, but in reality, other obligations often fill the afternoons and evenings.
This might vary if a friend's family has prior obligations, but usually 12 noon or a little after the next day is a fairly acceptable stay.
During the fifteen days of celebrating, each day has specific familial obligations such as which relatives will visit whom to show honor and respect.
Between family obligations, weddings, vacation travel and other party invites, your guests will need a proper heads up about the Independence Day party you are throwing.
Wallie leverages his Earth-learned skills to form alliances and obligations; only Duncan's fascinating world building skills and character development keep this series from degenerating into a novelization of a dice-rolling game.
To avoid a penalty, ensure that you satisfy your FICA obligations each year.
Filing a return and paying taxes are legal obligations.
This estimation will inform you of whether you can expect to receive a refund, owe money or will break even on your yearly tax obligations.
You get a 10-day free trial with no obligations.
We can trace obligations to Meleager, Theocritus, Apollonius Rhodius and other Alexandrines, and amongst earlier writers to Homer, Pindar, Aeschylus and others.
There is hardly a page of Ovid which does not show obligations to his poems, while other writers made a more sparing use of his stories.
Whatever the obligations of the state towards the ecclesiastical society may be in pure theory, in practice they become more precise and stable when they assume the nature of a bilateral convention by which the state engages itself with regard to a third party.
The rupture of the concordat at once terminates the obligations which resulted from it on both sides; but it does not break off all relation between the church and the state, since the two societies continue to coexist on the same territory.
The consequences of this catastrophe were felt far and wide, and in the spring of 1891 both the Banco Nacional and the Banco de la provincia de Buenos Aires were unable to meet their obligations.
It is from these charters that we learn nearly all we know of the obligations that lay upon land.
He now entered into obligations to keep the peace with his various rivals, but was soon implicated in riots and partisan disorders, and was ordered in December to leave the city.
The crown paid the landlord in obligations representing the capitalized rent, and the peasants had to pay the crown, for forty-nine years, 6% interest on this capital.
But the respective obligations of parties where repairs are, as they always are in leases for years, the subject of express covenant, may vary indefinitely.
They and their descendants were retained, in the words of a law of Theodosius, " quodam aeternitatis jure," and by no process could be relieved from their obligations.
In 1882 the colony was offered Self- self-government coupled with the obligations of govern.
The chief reason for this act was that the state could not meet the obligations laid upon it under the new system, and the responsibility for any deficit now rests with Prussia.
His allies, however, were not equally scrupulous or equally able to fulfil their obligations to him; and after besieging Boulogne for some little time, he received very advantageous offers from the French king and made peace with him.
Now that he was already an officer and a wounded hero, would it be right to remind him of herself and, as it might seem, of the obligations to her he had taken on himself?
It was like he had a check list of what parents were supposed to do, and he filled in all the little blocks—middle-class home, straight teeth, and a college education—figured that was the extent of his obligations to us.
These were drawn up in the language of the country, a Romance dialect (1288 being the date of the most ancient written code), and are remarkable for the manner in which they define the rights of the sovereign, determining the reciprocal obligations of the viscount and his subjects or vassals.
Most of these people have other jobs and obligations, so without something like Etsy, they might not be able to enter into these trades.
He felt himself not only free from social obligations but also from that feeling which, it seemed to him, he had aroused in himself.