Eliza Taylor, a woman of color, vs. Nelson Campbell
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Being of opinion, that
to the of a , third , of , do that then neither petition contains sufficient matter,
to authorize the commandment of a suit, I Luke E. LawlessLuke E Lawless Judge of
the third judicial Circuit, of the state of MissouriMissouri, do order that the
within named petitioner, ElizaEliza TylerTyler , be permitted to sue as a poor
person, to establish her freedom, and for purpose of commencing
and conducting said suit, I assign John F. DarbyJohn F Darby as her counsel,
and I order that said petitioner shall have reasonable liberty of
attending the court and her counsel when occassion may require
and that the petitioner shall not be taken or removed
out of the jurisdiction of the St. LouisCircuit Court Circuit CourtCircuit Court, nor be subjected
to any severity, because of her application for freedom.