In defense of Peter's succession law
, Feofan Prokopovich invoked an original contract that gave the monarch the consent of the people to rule "for our own welfare" (k obshchei pol'ze nashei).
If the succession law
had not been introduced in 1701, the country would now be ruled by King Carl, a 50-year-old pastor in the German town of Neuwied.
(8) Indeed while other areas of private law have been studied for purposes of unification, "the unification or even harmonisation of succession law
is not on the agenda of any law-making body." (9) In that regard, this article attempts to fill the gap in comparative private law.
Congress passed the first presidential succession law
Property Passing, by will or by operation of state intestate succession law
, from an individual to his or her heirs or other beneficiaries.
With the change to the 300-yearold succession laws
, a first-born girl will become Queen, regardless of any male siblings she may have.
Amazing as it seems, the apartment is still rent controlled because of succession laws
After the royal couple's wedding last April, British Prime Minister David Cameron announced moves to change succession laws
so that their first child - whether a boy or a girl - would inherit the crown.
was amusing to read a Prince from the German town of Neuwied, on the Rhine, would be King Carl I of England had the new succession laws
been around in Queen Anne's time (Mirror, October 31).
London, Oct 9 (ANI): A first-born daughter of Prince William and Kate Middleton would be entitled to inherit one of Britain's wealthiest estates, under a change in the royal succession laws
passed by the British Government.