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" States which punished certain offenses committed upon the high seas or in any river, haven, basin, or bay "out of the jurisdiction of any particular State. "
The Works of the Honourable James Wilson - Page 374
by James Wilson, Bird Wilson - 1804
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1816: America Rising

Carl Edward Skeen - History - 2003 - 340 pages
...applicable laws, noting they gave courts of the union "cognizance of certain offences committed on the high seas, or in any river, haven, basin, or bay, out of the jurisdiction of any particular state."78 It was conceded that no jurisdiction was given even to courts of the United States when a...
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A Commentary on the Interpretations of Statutes

Gustav Adolf Endlich - Judicial process - 2005 - 942 pages
...provided for the punishment of certain offences, among which manslaughter was not mentioned, committed upon the high seas, or in any river, haven, basin or bay, and in section twelve, punished manslaughter on the high seas, no indictment could be maintained against...
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The Federal Reporter, Volume 84

Law reports, digests, etc - 1898 - 1052 pages
...the court, alleging as a reason therefor that the offense charged In the indictment was not committed in any river, haven, basin, or bay out of the jurisdiction of any particular state, nor within any place purchased by the United States with the consent of the legislature of die...
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Congressional Serial Set, Issue 603

United States - 958 pages
...apprehended, or into which he may be brought." This offence was not committed on the high seas, nor in any river, haven, basin, or bay, out of the jurisdiction of any particular State, and is, therefore, not within this provision. In the ex parte case of Bollman and Swartwout...
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