Dred Scott vs. Alexander Sandford, Samuel Russell, and Irene Emmerson
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18 Saint Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court Record 187
Tuesday February 29th 1848
Dred ScottDred Scott ) Freedom
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Alexander SandfordAlexander Sandford , SamuelSamuel Russell )
RussellSamuel Russell & Irene EmersonIrene Emerson )

This day comes said plaintiff by his attorneys and says that he will not further prosecute this suit. It is therefore considered that said defendants go hence without day and recover of said plaintiff their costs and have thereof execution.

HarrietHarriet of color ) Freedom
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Alexander SandfordAlexander Sandford , SamuelSamuel Russell )
RussellSamuel Russell & Irene EmersonIrene Emerson )

This day comes said plaintiff by her attorneys and says that she will not further prosecute this suit. It is therefore considered that said defendants go hence without day and recover of said plaintiff their costs in this behalf and have thereof execution.