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  Allegiance - LoveToKnow 1911
By the Naturalization Act 1870, it was made possible for British subjects to renounce their nationality and allegiance, and the ways in which that nationality is lost are defined.
So British subjects voluntarily naturalized in a foreign state are deemed aliens from the time of such naturalization, unless, in the case of persons naturalized before the passing of the act, they have declared their desire to remain British subjects within two years from the passing of the act.
The oath of allegiance is an oath of fidelity to the sovereign taken by all persons holding important public office and as a condition of naturalization.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Allegiance   (458 words)

  
 Allegiance Community Bank
Allegiance Community Bank is committed to be a recognized financial service provider representing the communities we serve.
Allegiance Community Bank intends to develop meaningful working relationships with its customers, so that all its customers will know that their business is not only appreciated and welcomed -- but also greatly respected.
Allegiance Community Bank maintains a reputation as a professional leader and organization that is friendly, flexible, and ethically principled, while servicing its customers, cultivating its employees, rewarding our shareholders and creating value for all of the Bank's stakeholders.
www.allegiancebank.com   (176 words)

  
  Allegiance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Allegiance is the duty which a subject or a citizen owes to the state or to the sovereign of the state to which he belongs.
By the Naturalization Act 1870, it was made possible for British subjects to renounce their nationality and allegiance, and the ways in which that nationality is lost are defined.
The oath of allegiance is an oath of fidelity to the sovereign taken by all persons holding important public office and as a condition of naturalization.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Allegiance   (505 words)

  
 Blackstone on Allegiance
Allegiance is the tie, or ligamen, which binds the subject to the king, in return for that protection which the king affords the subject.
Natural allegiance is therefore perpetual, and local temporary only: and that for this reason, evidently founded upon the nature of government; that allegiance is a debt due from the subject, upon an implied contract with the prince, that so long as the one affords protection, so long the other will demean himself faithfully.
This oath of allegiance, or rather the allegiance itself, is held to be applicable not only to the political capacity of the king or regal office, but to his natural person, and blood royal: and for the misapplication of their allegiance, viz.
www.geocities.com /b_rookard/blackstone_allegiance.html   (2287 words)

  
 Oath of allegiance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An oath of allegiance is an oath whereby a subject or citizen acknowledges his duty of allegiance and swears loyalty to his Sovereign or country.
Oaths of allegiance are commonly required of newly-naturalised citizens (see Oath of Citizenship), members of the armed forces, and those assuming public (particularly parliamentary and judicial) office.
I swear (affirm) allegiance to the King, to the Statute for the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and to the Constitution.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Oath_of_Allegiance   (365 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Pledge of Allegiance
The Pledge of Allegiance is a promise or oath of allegiance to the United States, and to its national flag.
I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.
The dissenting justice in the 2002 ruling stated that the ruling conflicted with the Supreme Court's explicit statements that the "under God" part of the pledge of allegiance was merely a ceremonial reference to history and was not of religious faith.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Pledge-of-Allegiance   (6029 words)

  
 Pray the Pledge of Allegiance in School and Testify for Jesus!
The Pledge of Allegiance is a mandatory morning prayer recited in our nation's public and private school systems.
Rebecca Weaver was the first to suggest that since public school students who recite the Pledge of Allegiance, are already acknowledging that America is, "one nation, under God." it flings open a door of opportunity for Godly students to speak with their unsaved classmates about the Christian God whom this nation is under.
At this point, tell the students that you will be highly offended and consider it a hate crime against your religion if they do not do you the courtesy of bowing their heads and shutting their eyes and repeating after you.
www.landoverbaptist.org /news0803/pledge.html   (1335 words)

  
 Lalor, Cyclopaedia of Political Science, V.1, Entry 39, ALLEGIANCE: Library of Economics and Liberty
ALLEGIANCE (IN Until the opening of the American revolution, native or naturalized British subjects owed allegiance to the British crown, and, for more than a year after the armed forces of the king and his American dominions had met in battle, this obligation of allegiance was still acknowledged.
The state constitutions, thereafter adopted, contain the oath of allegiance to the state, but bound up in it is the oath of allegiance to the United States.
It defined allegiance as the paramount submission due by the citizen to the constitution and government of the state to which he belongs; and held that the citizen of a state owed to the government of the United States not allegiance, but obedience, because his own state, as a party to the confederation, enjoined it.
www.econlib.org /library/YPDBooks/Lalor/llCy39.html   (660 words)

  
 "Allegiance" Defined
Natural allegiance is such as is due from all men born within the United States; acquired allegiance is that which is due by a naturalized citizen.
It seems, however, that he cannot renounce his allegiance to the United States without the permission of the government, to be declared by law.
Local allegiance is that which is due from an alien, while resident in the United States, for the protection which the government affords him.
www.lectlaw.com /def/a181.htm   (186 words)

  
 WomenGamers.Com - Because Women DO Play   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Soon after Allegiance's release, two new factions are added: the anarchist Belters, who take pride in their "junkyard armada" and the religious alien faction, the Rixian Unity.
Allegiance's music is CD-based and in menu only, so playing music will have the CD playing forever and cause minor "pauses" when a track has to be repeated.
Allegiance to whom: Allegiance is a fine game indeed, it is a social experience and can be fun for hours or just minutes in short games.
www.womengamers.com /revprev/strat/allegiance.html   (1800 words)

  
 GameOver - Allegiance (c) Microsoft
One of the main gripes I had with Allegiance was the length of some of the epic battles.
Allegiance takes a certain amount of patience sometimes, so gamers looking for a quick fix are unlikely to find it here.
Allegiance was designed for gamers who enjoy a good amount of strategy to go along with their action.
www.game-over.net /review/april2000/allegiance   (1011 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - allegiance (Political Science: Terms And Concepts) - Encyclopedia
The term usually refers to a person's legal obligation of obedience to a government in return for the protection of that government, although it may have reference to any institution that one is bound to support.
In the United States allegiance is required of both citizens and resident aliens.
Individuals develop allegiances to social groups, such as family, school, club, and religion, through processes of socialization; recent scholars have examined the connection of these more intimate processes to the maintenance or shift of political allegiances.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/A/allegian.html   (302 words)

  
 Hell Inc. An Asherons Call Allegiance
Allegiance Fellowship Chat should be treated at Allegiance Chat however, if you are in a fellow that you are positively sure you can be open, you are welcome to it, but however if someone does ask you to respect not to curse, please resepct their wishes.
Should a fellow leader have to get someone outside the allegiance to fill a spot in the fellow that is needed, and the fellow then becomes full, the leader should not drop the non-allegiance member should an allegiance member who can replace that class come available.
Allegiance Quests are defined by the council as quests that are scheduled by Allegiance members on the forums and posted to the Calendar and MOTD.
www.hh-inc.com /charter.shtml   (1834 words)

  
 ALLEGIANCE - Definition
Allegiance may exist under any form of government, and, in a republic, we generally speak of allegiance to the government, to the state, etc.
It is personal in its nature; and hence we speak of the loyalty of a wife to her husband, not of her allegiance.
In cases where we personify, loyalty is more commonly the word used; as, loyalty to the constitution; loyalty to the cause of virtue; loyalty to truth and religion, etc.
www.hyperdictionary.com /dictionary/allegiance   (222 words)

  
 The Pledge of Allegiance - A Short History
The true reason for allegiance to the Flag is the 'republic for which it stands.'...And what does that vast thing, the Republic mean?
It is the concise political word for the Nation - the One Nation which the Civil War was fought to prove.
The Pledge of Allegiance, A Revised History and Analysis, 2007, Annapolis, Md. Free State Press, Inc., 2007.
history.vineyard.net /pledge.htm   (784 words)

  
 Think Globally Act Locally: Allegiance Healthcare Builds Success with Diverse Workforce, Local Orientation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Allegiance’s history dates to 1922, when it was founded as American Hospital Supply, one of the first national hospital supply distribution companies.
Allegiance was the first corporation of its size to have a successful SAP implementation and to have come in under budget.
Allegiance boasts an 80 percent female workforce, and 70 percent of its local company executives are women.
www.nmwoman.com /2001-01/cover.html   (1552 words)

  
 Rivalry Records
Allegiance was formed in early 2002 as a straight edge band based in San Francisco.
Allegiance seems to have found their niche, and with a solid lineup of John Eightclip, Duane Harris, Ross Trenary, RJ Phillips, and Isaac Fratini.
Allegiance will be out suppoting their new record, be on the lookout for tour's in the coming months.
www.rivalryrecords.com /bands-allegiance.asp   (208 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Civil Allegiance
By civil allegiance is meant the duty of loyalty and obedience which a person owes to the State of which he is a citizen.
On the one hand they are bound to obey an infallible pope, who is the sole judge of what comes within his sphere of authority, and who may be a foreigner; and on the other they must satisfy the claims of the State to the loyalty and obedience of its subjects.
For the children of the Church obedience to the Civil Power is not a submission to force which may not be resisted; nor merely the compliance with a confounded with a condition for peace and security; but a religious duty founded on obedience to God, by whose authority the Civil Magistrate excercises his power.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/03794b.htm   (4320 words)

  
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Allegiance Telecom, Inc. is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of its user community.
Allegiance reserves the right to access and disclose individually identifiable information to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests, to operate its systems properly or to protect itself or its users.
Allegiance Telecom is a subsidiary of XO Communications, Inc. XO, the XO design logo, Concentric, Allegiance and all related marks are registered trademarks of XO Communications, Inc..
www.algx.com /about/privacy.jsp   (583 words)

  
 ISP-Planet - Value-Added Services - Wholesale Dialup Directory - Allegiance Telecom
Note: Allegiance is being purchased by XO Communications, which is already running the Allegiance network.
Allegiance Telecom was founded five years ago, following the passage of the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
Allegiance first offered the bursting option in 2000; the idea was to help customers optimize their usage of the network.
www.isp-planet.com /services/wholesalers/allegiance.html   (1074 words)

  
 IGN: Allegiance Review
May 3, 2000 - Allegiance is a refreshing addition to the latest wave of space combat games coming out this year.
I don't really think that Allegiance follows the model of most space combat games that have one foot each in the action and sim genres.
Equally fortunate is the fact that most of the Commanders playing Allegiance know better than to micromanage their squads.
pc.ign.com /articles/161/161589p1.html   (1675 words)

  
 Qwest to Buy Allegiance Telecom Assets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Allegiance currently carries approximately $550 million in telecommunications traffic across these assets.
Allegiance has filed a motion with the Bankruptcy Court to begin a sale process in which Qwest will be designated as the stalking horse bidder, and other interested potential bidders will have an opportunity to offer higher bids for the assets of Allegiance.
   Qwest and Allegiance emphasized that they are committed to ensuring that Allegiance customers continue to receive quality service as the Allegiance bankruptcy process is resolved and its customers are transitioned to Qwest.
www.photonics.com /fiber/XQ/ASP/url.readnews/newsid.2486/QX/readnews.htm   (369 words)

  
 Pledge of Allegiance
The House voted Thursday to condemn a federal appeals court's rulings that reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in public schools is unconstitutional because of its reference to God.
A federal appeals court on Tuesday stayed enforcement of its ruling that the Pledge of Allegiance is unconstitutional when recited in public classrooms, pending an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Reaffirms the language of the Pledge of Allegiance, including "One nation under God" and the national motto "In God we trust." Changes law to permit men to wear religious headdresses during Pledge recitation.
www.ncsl.org /programs/educ/PlegeofAlleg.htm   (1130 words)

  
 Allegiance Software - About Us
Allegiance installed its first Television Traffic and Corporate Support System at PPB in Fargo January 2003.
Allegiance Software, Inc. has grown from two full-time to 16 full-time staff to accommodate continued growth and commitment to service.
Allegiance user database sizes range from 500 active members to over 85,000 active members.
www.alleg.com /aboutus   (368 words)

  
 rances Bellamy; Freemason, socialist, Baptist preacher wrote Pledge of Allegiance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The original pledge wording was: "I pledge allegiance to my flag and to the Republic for which it stands: one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." Francis Bellamy first heard it recited on Columbus Day in 1892 when 6,000 high school boys in Boston "roared it out" in unison, he said.
Francis Bellamy wrote that he later learned that the pledge was adopted by the Boy Scouts, the Girl Scouts, the Daughters of the Revolution and the Elks.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday that reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in public schools is unconstitutional because of the words "under God" inserted by Congress in 1954.
www.sullivan-county.com /id3/bellamy.htm   (2269 words)

  
 Allegiance
Allegiance, whether to a country, a religion or whatever, must be tempered with a person's moral convictions.
You may have a choice of swearing allegiance on a Bible or by affirmation or in the manner of your faith.
I had not problems pledging allegiance to my adopted country it is simply that this question did cause me to stop and think, just how loyal am I really or would be if a conflict of some kind ever arose.
www.suite101.com /discussion.cfm/101_fun_stuff/63065/476791   (1692 words)

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