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The Bank of the United States v. Smith

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United States Supreme Court

24 U.S. 171

The Bank of the United States  v.  Smith

ERROR to the Circuit Court for the District of Columbia. Feb. 7th.

This cause was argued by Mr. Lear, for the plaintiffs, [a] and by Mr. Taylor, for the defendants. [b]Feb. 13th.

Mr. Justice THOMPSON delivered the judgment of the Court.


^a  He cited 2 H. Bl. 509. 3 Mass. Rep. 403. 3 Mass. Rep. 524. 12 Mass. Rep. 403. 8 Mass. Rep. 480. 1 Wheat. Rep. 373. Dougl. Rep. 132. 218. 1 Johns. Rep. 241. 5 Johns. Rep. 1. 2 Wash. Rep. 253.

^b  He cited 2 Brod. & Bingh. 165. 17 Johns. Rep. 248. Chitty on Bills, 321.

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