Peter, a man of color v. James Walton
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State ofMissouri MissouriMissouri- Third Judicial CircuitCircuit Court CourtCircuit Court

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It is hereby ordered that PeterPeter the before named petitioner be permitted
to sue as a poor person to establish his right to freedom on
the foregoing petition and George F StrotherGeorge F Strother Esquire is assigned
as his counsel for that purpose. It is also ordered that the petitioner
PeterPeter have reasonable liberty to attend his said counsel and
the court when occasion may require and that he said petitioner
shall not be removed out of the jurisdiction of the Court nor
be subject to any severity because of his application for
freedom. Given under my hand at my chamber this 10 day of March 1831.

(Signed)

WillWill . C. CarrCarr Judge 3. Circuit

A true copy of the Order of the judge.

Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble Clk