Celestine, a person of color v. Julia Dumont
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The Court being satisfied that the forgoing
petition of CelestineCelestine (of color) contained
sufficient matter to authorize the commencement
of a suit, makes the following order.
First, That CelestineCelestine (of color) be allowed
to sue as a poor person to establish her right
to freedom, and the Court assigns as her counsel.
J.B.MurdochEsq.

Second. That the said CelestineCelestine have
reasonable liberty to attend her counsel and
the Court as occasion may require; that she
be not removed out of the jurisdiction of the
Court and that she be not subject to any
severity on account of her application for
freedom.-

John M. KrumJohn M Krum
Judge 8th Judicial Circuit
Missouri