United States v. Reid
THIS case came up from the Circuit Court of the United States for the Eastern District of Virginia, upon a certificate of division in opinion between the judges thereof.
The facts are all stated in the opinion of the court.
It was argued by Mr. Joynes and Mr. Crittenden, (Attorney-General,) for the United States, and by Mr. Crane and Mr. Scott, for the defendants.
Mr. Chief Justice TANEY delivered the opinion of the court.