United States v. John Johnston
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The jury after having heard the testimony and argument,
of Counsel retire, from the Bar to make up their verdict,
And afterwards on the third day of the said Term of the said
Court, the time, of the term of the court being about expire and the
jury in this not having agreed upon their verdict, the Court
ordered, them to be dishcarged, whereupon the said John JohnstonJohn Johnston
the Defendant being called and failing to appear and refusing
to be recognized on, motion of the Attorney General he is ordered
into the Custody of the Sheriff

Thursday morning the ninth of March ten O Clock
the time of holding this Court having expired the same is
adjourned till Court in Course,

Copy of a Bill of Exceptions filed on
the ninth of March by Counsel for the
Defendant.