No. 156.

143 U.S. 578 (1892)


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided January 26, 1892.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mr. George A. King for appellant.

Mr. Assistant Attorney General Cotton for appellee.

MR. JUSTICE HARLAN delivered the opinion of the court.

The United States has not appealed from the judgment below, and, therefore, we need not consider any question raised by its counter-claim.

Does this case come within the principle announced in United States v. Langston, 118 U.S. 389, 394? Langston was Minister Resident and Consul General of the United States at the...

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