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Definition of Act of state doctrine

Act of state doctrine Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Campbell R. Harvey's Hypertextual Finance Glossary
This doctrine says that a nation is sovereign within its own borders, and its domestic actions may not be questioned in the courts of another nation.
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Act of state doctrine Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The Act of State Doctrine states that every sovereign state is bound to respect the independence of every other sovereign state, and the courts will not sit in judgment of another government's acts done within its own territory.

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