1802 Ludlow verdict

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1802 Ludlow verdict - ' At the late term of the Supreme Court, a very...
' At the late term of the Supreme Court, a very interesting J.tind I 'untrovrrmj came on fr triul Li'dlow ncainst Gukrksk.y. Tliis controversy involved in its decision the construction of the Patent . of Clifton-Park, Van Scliaick, and Kayaderosseras. In a former action two verdicts had been obtained tor tue dtfcndanUIn the nrescnt, on the part of the nluintiff.it was contended, by Messrs. I Lirrlson ami nensnn. nts eoitwci, mat tne premises in . .. . . ....... . i distnttelay within the patentofKayaderosscars, anl mat a vcrcuct musi oc given tor nun whilc.on tlxc partof the defendant, it was main. tatned, by lus counsel, Mesra. Van Vechten and Hamilton, that on a fair construction of the Clifton-Park and Van .Schuiclc patents, the disputed premises were in Clifton-Park, and that a verdict ouent to he returned lor tne tie. fendant. His Honor Judge Kent, delivered the charge to tne jury, wiucn, uio concise, uhiuhi ed a comprehensive viewof the whole suljecU Hie verdict was for the defendant. The Jury were from Keiitselaer, and com posed of the most respectable citizens of that

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  1. The Evening Post,
  2. 05 Nov 1802, Fri,
  3. Page 3

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