adhering


adhering
Joining, leagued with, cleaving to; as, "adhering to the enemies of the United States." "Adhering" consists in giving to the United States the loyalty due from a citizen. United States v. Stephan, D.C.Mich., 50 F.Supp. 738, 741.
Any intentional act furthering hostile designs of enemies of the United States, or an act which intentionally strengthens or tends to strengthen enemies of the United States, or which weakens or tends to weaken power of the United States to resist and attack such enemies, constitutes "adhering" to such enemies. United States v. Haupt, D.C.I11., 47 F.Supp. 836, 839

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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