Statistics for occurrence #1 of “John Merryman” in chapter 62 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...s only, whose special circumstances could not in advance be known, and of course could not be stated in a notice.
Under this authority, delegated to Gen. Cadwalader, a case occurred — that of John Merryman , of Maryland--in which that officer refused to obey such a writ issued by the Chief-Justice of the United States.
That high officer has since filed his opinion, and has, it is said, caused a copy o...
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