Ker v. People of the State of Illinois

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Ker v. People of the State of Illinois by Samuel Freeman Miller
Syllabus
Ker v. Illinois, 119 U.S. 436 (1886), is a U.S. Supreme Court case. It held that a fugitive kidnapped from abroad could not claim any violation of the Constitution, laws or treaties of the United States. — Excerpted from Ker v. Illinois on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Opinion of the Court

United States Supreme Court

119 U.S. 436

KER  v.  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS

C. Stuart Beattie, for plaintiff in error.

Geo. Hunt, Atty. Gen. of Illinois, for defendant in error.

MILLER, J.

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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).