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Richard Drummond v. the Executors of George Prestman


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United States Supreme Court

25 U.S. 515

Richard Drummond  v.  the Executors of George Prestman

Feb. 21st.

This cause was argued by the Attorney General and Mr. Meredith for the plaintiff, [a] and by Mr. Taney and Mr. Donaldson for the defendant. [b]March 9th.

Mr. Justice JOHNSON delivered the opinion of the Court.

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^a  11 Wheat. 74; 2 Evans' Pothier 212; 3 Stark. Evid. 1021, 1602; 7 Taunt. 265; 10 East 271; Fell Guarant. 105. 3 Term Rep. 454. 3 Cranch, 492. 3 Wheat. Rep. 148. Note.

^b  2 Saund. 411, 415; 2 M. & Selw. 363; 5 Bos. & Pul. 175; 4 Cranch 224; 7 Ibid. 69; 1 Mason 361, 371. 5 Esp. Cas. 26. 3 Stark. Ev. 1386. 1 Stark. Ev. 192. 3 Harris & M'Henry, 342. 4 Johns. Rep. 511. 10 Ves. 123.

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