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A curious habeas corpus case 1 edition

A curious habeas corpus case
J. Buchanan Cross

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A curious habeas corpus case.

Published 1862 by J.W. Forney in [Philadelphia .
Written in English.

Edition Notes

Newspaper clipping from the Philadelphia press, December 30, 1862, mounted on [1] p. in a bound volume.
Caption title.
Concerns the case of J. Buchanan Cross, a prisoner at the Eastern State Penitentiary of Pennsylvania, accused of forging documents which resulted in a pardon issued by governor Andrew J. Curtin on June 3, 1862. He then presented a petition for a writ of habeas corpus returnable before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania on January 3, 1863.
Date of newspaper clipping from ms. annotation on LC copy.

Trials, litigation, etc.
Other Titles
Press (Philadelphia, Pa. : 1857 : Daily)


Library of Congress
KF223.C6386 C6386 1862

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