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Lewis v. United States (92 U.S. 618)

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United States Supreme Court

92 U.S. 618

Edwin M. Lewis  v.  The United States

No. 866.  Argued: February 7, 8, 1876. --- Decided: February 21, 1876.

APPEAL from the Circuit Court of the United States for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Mr. William M. Evarts, Mr. R. L. Ashhurst, and Mr. W. P. Clough, for the appellant.

Mr. Attorney-General Pierrepont and Mr. R. C. McMurtrie, contra.

MR. JUSTICE SWAYNE delivered the opinion of the court.


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