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61 U.S. 571

Sampson  v.  Peaslee

This case was brought up, by writ of error, from the Circuit Court of the United States for the district of Massachusetts.

The facts are stated in the opinion of the court.

It was argued by Mr. Griswold and Mr. Reverdy Johnson for the plaintiffs in error, and by Mr. Black (Attorney General) for the defendant.

Mr. Justice WAYNE delivered the opinion of the court.


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