In re Lancaster - 137 U.S. 393 (1890)


U.S. Supreme Court

In re Lancaster, 137 U.S. 393 (1890)

In re Lancaster

Original, No number

Submitted December 4, 1890

Decided December 5, 1890

137 U.S. 393

Original

Syllabus

The petitioners, being indicted in a circuit court of the United States and taken into custody, applied to this Court for a writ of habeas corpus without first invoking the action of the circuit court upon the sufficiency of the indictment. Held that this Court would not interfere.

This was a motion for leave to file the following petition for a writ of habeas corpus.

"To the Honorable, The Supreme Court of the United States"



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