Thomas Jefferson, a man of color v. Milton W. Hopkins, Doctor Samuel Prosser, and Charles Dexter
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Instruction asked by deft.

If the jury find from the evidence
that the plaintiff, while in the
State of IllinoisIllinois, was the slave of Charles
W. Drechsler & do not find that he was
in that State with the knowledge and
consent of said Dreschsler, they will find
for the defendant.

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