Mary Charlotte, a woman of color v. Gabriel S. Chouteau
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Mary CharlotteMary Charlotte
v
Gabriel S. ChouteauGabriel S Chouteau

The Defendant Comes &
moves the Court here to set
aside the verdict in this
Cause & grant him a new trial for the following
reasons.

1. Because the verdict is against
law

2 Because the verdict is against evidence

3 Because the court admitted illegal testimony on the part of the plaintiff

4 Because the court gave improper
instructions to the jury at the instance
of the plaintiff

5 Because the finding is against
the instructions of the court.

Thos J Gautt
p. .