Burke v. Gaines

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United States Supreme Court

60 U.S. 388

Burke  v.  Gaines

THIS case was brought up from the Supreme Court of the State of Arkansas, by a writ of error issued under the twenty-fifth section of the judiciary act.

The case is stated in the opinion of the court.

It was argued by Mr. Lawrence for the defendants in error, no counsel appearing for the plaintiff in error.

Mr. Chief Justice TANEY delivered the opinion of the court.


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