Circuit CourtCircuit Court
Nov: Term 1846.
And now comes the defendant
and moves the Court to dismiss this suit for
the reason, that the said plaintiff is a person
of Colour and the slave and of the defendant, suing
for the freedom, and has not filed security
for the costs as the law of the land requires.
And because the statute in such cases
made and provided has not been complied
with by the said plaintiff before the institution
of this suit.