Williams v. Norris

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United States Supreme Court

25 U.S. 117

Williams  v.  Norris

Jan. 11th.

THIS cause was argued by Mr. White and Mr. Eaton, for the plaintiff, [a] and by Mr. Benton and Mr. Polk, for the defendant. [b] Jan. 19th.

Mr. Chief Justice MARSHALL delivered the opinion of the Court.


^a  Miller v. Nicholls, 4 Wheat. Rep. 311.

^b  Martin v. Hunter, 1 Wheat. Rep. 304. Inglee v. Coolidge, 2 Wheat. Rep. 363. Lanusse v. Barker, 3 Wheat. Rep. 147. highest Court for the State of Tennessee; consequently this Court can exercise no other jurisdiction in the case than is given by the 25th section of the Judiciary Act.

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