Brown v. McConnell,
124 U.S. 489 (1888)

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Brown v. McConnell, 124 U.S. 489 (1888)

Brown v. McConnell

Submitted January 9, 1888

Decided January 30, 1888

124 U.S. 489


The signing of a citation returnable to the proper term of this Court, but without the acceptance of security, nevertheless constitutes an allowance of appeal which enables this Court to take jurisdiction and to afford the appellants an opportunity to furnish the requisite security here before peremptorily dismissing the case.

Castro v. United States, 3 Wall. 46, and United States v. Curry, 6 How. 106, distinguished.

Motion to dismiss. The case is stated in the opinion of the Court.

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