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West Tennessee Bank v. Citizens' Bank

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United States Supreme Court

80 U.S. 432

West Tennessee Bank  v.  Citizens' Bank

MOTION, by Mr. Edward Janin, to dismiss, for want of jurisdiction, a writ of error to the Supreme Court of Louisiana, in a case wherein the Bank of West Tennessee was the plaintiff, and the Citizens' Bank of Louisiana, defendant; the case having been brought into this court by a writ of error, issued under the 25th section of the Judiciary Act.

Mr. T. J. Durant opposed the motion.

Mr. Justice SWAYNE stated the case, and delivered the opinion of the court.


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