Unformatted text preview: o Court looks at learned writings o In a case where debt is hidden and conquered state gets the state, it is possible that conquered state could be hurt by all the debt. Unrealistic to assume conquered state takes up all debt by previous state o Grotius cited o Court determined it is by choice or grace what debts picked o Court says England follows international law and learned writings as well as cust law are a big part of it...
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This note was uploaded on 04/13/2008 for the course PSC 144 taught by Professor Thomas during the Fall '08 term at GWU.
- Fall '08