It is the private individual who can wrong an enemy alien
without remedy during the war; it is the private individual who can sue an enemy alien
without the possibility that he will counterclaim or claim indemnity against a third party.
These were run far more loosely than the internment camps for enemy aliens
, and the civilian War Relocation Authority set up a program for screening the evacuees and granting leaves to those with acceptable records who could find employment outside the western states.
23) Furthermore, the Court noted that the plight of the enemy alien
in the custody of the United States is "far more humane and endurable than the experience of our citizens in some enemy lands.
Legislation regarding prisoners of war and enemy aliens
subsequent to the Defense Authorization Act offers support to the understanding that, at least on the territory of the United States, Congress did not contemplate that any persons would be interned in any status other than as a prisoner of war or enemy alien
has a broader scope, focusing on the impact of the war on terrorism--and prior periods of national security concern--on noncitizens.
While it seems to have been the intent of the law's framers to confiscate only property owned by bona fide Northerners--that is, people who had established a domicile in a Northern state--it did not take a particularly great leap of imagination to suggest that a person's anti-Confederate attitude, rather than place of residence, might render the individual an enemy alien
However, the Court also noted that an enemy alien
restrained pursuant to the act did have access to the courts to challenge whether the statutory criteria were met, in other words, whether a "declared war" existed and whether the person restrained is in fact an enemy alien
fourteen years or older.
When I found my father, he told me about the exclusion from Pittsburg and about the new enemy alien
But I also had to report every week to Steelhouse Lane Police Station because I was classed as an enemy alien
Perutz 's youthful interest in glaciology was to lead him to some war work of a distinctly swashbuckling kind, but not before he had been interned as an enemy alien
He was not an officer or a combatant enemy nor an enemy alien