Christian v. United States

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United States Supreme Court

52 U.S. 163

Christian  v.  United States

THIS was an appeal from the District Court of the United States for the District of Texas.

The facts in the case are sufficiently stated in the opinion of the court.

It was argued by Mr. Sherwood, for the appellant, and Mr. Crittenden (Attorney-General), for the appellees.

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


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