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HOLMES V. SEVIER, 154 U. S. 582 (1872)
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Holmes v. Sevier, 154 U.S. 582 (1872)
Holmes v. Sevier
Argued and submitted November 8, 1871
Decided May 6, 1872
154 U.S. 582
The liability of the maker of a note given for the purchase of slaves before the civil war was not affected by their emancipation.
The case is stated in the opinion.
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