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[Court instructions to jury in homicide case] [leaf 1-recto]
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Identifier: NTC_0117a
Title: [Court instructions to jury in homicide case] [leaf 1-recto]
Description: Handwritten instructions on four points of law involving justifiable homicide. Last pages are summary of first pages. Case involved shooting of newspaper publisher by citizen who claimed he was libelled.
City: Vicksburg
County: Warren
State: Mississippi
Country: United States
Date: 1860/[11?]
Creator: State of Mississippi
Source: Natchez Trace Collection, Small Manuscript Collections-Sheppard (Daniel J.) Papers
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2E574
Folder: Sheppard (Daniel J.)
Size: 31.5 cm X 19 cm
Subject: Law