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The United States v. Six Packages of Goods


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United States Supreme Court

19 U.S. 520

The United States  v.  Six Packages of Goods

APPEAL from the Circuit Court for the Southern District of New-York.

This was a libel of information filed in the Court below against certain goods imported from London in the ship Isabella, at the port of New-York, as forfeited under the 67th section of the collection act of the 2d of March, 1799, c. 128.

     March 12th.
      

The cause was argued by the Attorney-General, and Mr. Pinkney, for the United States; and by Mr. D. B. Ogden and Mr. Wheaton, for the claimant.

     March 14th.
      

Mr. Justice LIVINGSTON delivered the opinion of the Court.

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