Ex Parte Poultneys

Ex Parte Poultneys by Roger B. Taney
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United States Supreme Court

37 U.S. 472

Ex Parte Poultneys

ON a motion, by Mr. Crittenden, for a rule on the judges of the circuit court of the United States for the eastern district of Louisiana, for a rule to show cause why a mandamus, in the nature of a writ of procedendo, should not issue, &c.

Mr. Chief Justice TANEY delivered the opinion of the Court:


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