Cloe Ann Smith, a woman of color v. Franklin Knox
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CloeCloe Smith Ann SmithCloe Smith
FranklinFranklin Knox KnoxFranklin Knox

The plaintiffs counsel
come into court
and move the
St Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court
to set aside the
non suit in this case
entered for the following
reasons, and to certify the same
to the court of Common Pleas St LouisSt LouisCo.;

1. Because the plaintiff has filed in
this case a petition as provided for by statute
for a change of venue

2. The Court erred in overruling said petition

3. Because the court had no jurisdiction
in this case after the filing of said
petition duly sworn to, the statute
making it upon the court to
certify the case to another tribunal

Field & Murdoch
for Pltff