Corregidor


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CORREGIDOR, Spanish law. A magistrate who took cognizance of 'various misdemeanors, and of civil matters. 2 White's Coll. 53.

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It invites guests to learn the unique story of Corregidor Island and explore spots around the island that are waiting to be experienced, making it a unique and exciting tourism destination.
In the 2018 CFI annual audit report released this week, COA lamented the fading popularity of Corregidor as a tourist destination which is endowed with natural beauty and World War II relics that tell countless moving stories about the heroism of Filipino and American soldiers.
Como es recurrente en nuestra turbulenta historia, los traidores y enemigos suyos esbozan quejas sin fundamento al Corregidor, quien sin investigar ni solicitar pruebas convincentes, lo apresa.
forces on Corregidor on May 6, 1942, he and Tom Lynch went into Japanese captivity.
La particularidad que convierte este caso en extraordinario es la existencia de un doble proceso: un juicio de residencia por un lado al Fernando de Vera y Vargas corregidor y adelantado de Murcia y un juicio por sodomia al Fernando de Vera y Vargas corruptor de jovenes.
Here is their conversation about the Battle of Corregidor, edited for length.
The plan was to transform the site of the massacre, an otherwise abandoned grassy and bushy piece of land on the eastern tail end of Corregidor Island into a beautifully designed memorial to the victims of this tragic event.
Por otro, con el establecimiento de una jurisdiccion solida en la Republica de Indios, los oficiales espanoles buscaban prevenir que las disputas indigenas alcanzasen jurisdicciones espanolas mas elevadas (el corregidor y especialmente la Audiencia).
Hoffman prepared his memoir from notes he jotted down immediately after Corregidor surrendered and he had escaped to Australia.
In March 1942, with the fall of Bataan imminent, he traveled to Cebu to run supplies through the blockade of Bataan and Corregidor. Soon after his arrival, the Japanese landed on Cebu, forcing the Americans to retreat again.
A pesar de que durante los reinados de Alfonso xi (1312-1350) y Enrique iii (1390-1406) se produjo una fuerte intervencion en las instituciones municipales integrando al corregidor para controlar el gobierno local, en la practica en el mundo rural y especialmente en el norte de la peninsula los concejos medievales consiguieron mantenerse con una relativa libertad e independencia, tan solo condicionados por los grupos de poder locales.