Louis Scott, a man of colour v. William Burd
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It is ordered that Louis ScottLouis Scott , the within named petitioner
be allowed to sue in the St. Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court as a
poor person to establish his right to freedom

It is also ordered that the said petitioner have reasonable
liberty to attend his counsel and the Court as occasion may
require; that he be not removed out of the jurisdiction
of the Court, and that he be not subject to any
severity on account of his application to freedom.

L. E. LawlessL E Lawless Judge Cr