Malinda and Nelly, people of color, by and through their next friend, Beriah Cleland v. Robert Wilburn
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2o that if the Jury find that while the said
plaintiffs were in the possession of the defen
dant in the state of IllinoisIllinois, he was on
his way through the state, having no intention
to reside there, and was only delayed by acci
dental circumstances, that such stay in the
state of IllinoisIllinois does not entitle the said
plaintiffs to their freedom.

2o That if the jury find that the third
stay the said MalindaMalinda in the state
of IllinoisIllinois, was produced by the said Malin
-da being brought in the state without
the knowledge or consent of the defend- dant, and that she continued there only
during the time, that on account of
her health was unsafe to remove
her such stay would not entitle her to
her freedom, and if the said NellyNelly during that time way
too young to be safely seperated from
her mother that the said NellyNelly would
be in the same situation as her motherand