Pierre, a man of color v. Gabrial Chouteau
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PierrePierre
vs
Gabriel S. ChouteauGabriel S Chouteau

by
his Counsel the Court to set aside
the verdict & grant a new trial
for the following reasons

1 Because said verdict is against
law.

2. Because it is against evidence
& the weight of evidence

3 Because the court gave wrong
instructions & to give
instructions asked on behalf of the
defendant

4. Because the court to
examine the Jury as required by
this defendant previous to their being
sworn in the case

SpaldingSpalding & TiffanyTiffany
attys for deft