Harrison v. United States
163 U.S. 140 (1896)

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Harrison v. United States, 163 U.S. 140 (1896)

Harrison v. United States

No. 294

Argued and submitted May 6, 1896

Decided May 18, 1896

163 U.S. 140

Syllabus

A person indicted for robbing a mail carrier of a registered mail package, and of putting the carrier in jeopardy of his life in effecting it, is entitled under Rev.Stat. § 819 to ten peremptory challenges.

The case is stated in the opinion.

Page 163 U. S. 141

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