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This writ of scire facias was issued to Seth J. Childs on July 10, 1859 by the United States District Court, Kansas Territory, Second District, in Lecompton. The writ reports Childs was summoned to act as a juror but failed to appear on May 9, 1859. A writ of scire facias is a judicial writ ordering a defendant to appear in court and explain why a judgement, in this case a fine of fifty dollars, should not be enforced.

Date: July 15, 1859

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Item Number: 444864
Call Number: Kansas Territory Criminal Case Files, Box 6, Folder 18
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 444864

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