George Relf vs. Thompson H. Ficklin
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St. Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court
In vacation July 5th 1829.

It is ordered that the within petitioner be permitted
to sue as a poor person to establish his
right to freedom and HenryHenry I GeyerGeyer is
hereby assigned to act as counsel for the petitioner

And it is further ordered that the petitioner
have reasonable liberty to attend his counsel
and the court where occasion may require ; and that the petitioner shall not be taken or removed
out of the jurisdiction of the court nor be subject
to any severity because of his application for
freedom.

WillWill C. CarrCarr
Judge 3rd Circuit