No. 1617.

136 U.S. 468 (1890)


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided May 19, 1890.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mr. William E. Jewell for the petitioner, appellant.

Mr. Edward W. Hutchins and Mr. Henry Wheeler for the opposing judgment creditor, appellee.

MR. JUSTICE BLATCHFORD delivered the opinion of the court.

This is an appeal by William J. Stevens from an order of the Circuit Court of the United States for the District of Massachusetts, refusing to discharge him from custody on a writ of habeas corpus. The following are the material facts: William G. Fuller having recovered a judgment against Stevens, in the Circuit Court of the United States for the District of...

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