Louis Scott, a man of colour v. William Burd
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2.That the plaintiff is not entitled to his freedom in
consequence of his having been sent to the State ofIllinois IllinoisIllinois
to do work there by a member of the firm
to which defendant belonged, and remaining there
to do it, provided the jury believe from the
evidence that he was so sent & remained entirely
without the knowledge consent or connivance
of the defendant.

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