Jack Black arrested 7Jun97
KOSSLANIVS JEWELRY THIEVES. Edward Joniwon and John Black, who were captured with Jewelry stolen from Cballoner & Mitchell's store at Koeidland, entered a idea of not guilty when arraigned before Judge Wallace at San Francisco, charged with bringing bringing stolen property into the Tinted States. C'ounnel for the prisoners offered offered plua - s of former jeopardy and prior acquittal before Judge Cook and deniajidt - d separate jury trials on tbte pleais. Judge Wallace denied tinis application, application, holding that the sutliciency of the plea. m a matter of law wfliich he must determine from an inspection inspection of the record in Judge Cook's court. The Judgv stated that he would make such an inspection, and then continued further hearing until r.n - xt FrMay. It will be remembered that lYovincial Police Hussey gave up the attempt to have these fellows extradited extradited when It became understood tout they would be prosecuted on the above charee. Their record lis bad and it is to be hoped they will not ev - ape on a telh.ni(tility. but San Francisco courts are notoriously uncertain.