Cotton v. United States, 50 U.S. 579 (1850)
U.S. Supreme CourtCotton v. United States, 50 U.S. 9 How. 579 579 (1850)
Cotton v. United States
50 U.S. (9 How.) 579
ERROR TO THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED
STATES FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA
MR. JUSTICE NELSON delivered the opinion of the Court.
This is a motion of the part of the Attorney General, to dismiss the writ of error for the want of jurisdiction.
The declaration was filed in December term, 1844, and the plea of not guilty, in the vacation thereafter, on 26 March, 1845.