Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Mr. John D. Lindsay for appellants. Mr. John R. Fellows was with him on the brief.
Mr. George Bliss for appellee.
Supreme Court of United States.
MR. JUSTICE HARLAN delivered the opinion of the court.
The appellee presented to the court below his petition for a writ of habeas corpus, alleging that he was restrained of his liberty by the warden of the city prison in New York city; that he had not been committed and was not detained by virtue of any judgment, decree, final order, or process; that the cause or pretence of such restraint was certain bench warrants issued upon indictments against him in the...
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