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mportant case. --The case of Theodore Woodall is to be discussed and considered in the Mayor's Court this morning. As we understood the case, as stated the other day in Judge Meredith's Court, by Mr. Gilmer, (counsel for the accused,) there are several very important and delicate questions of law, public polity, and governmental action, involved. The law under which the proceedings against Woodell are instituted was passed by the Virginia Convention, (Ordinance No. 43,) on the 21st May, 1861. Mr. Gilmer, as we understand his position, will contend that the Mayor has no judicial power under this ordinance. His functions are purely ministerial, and only extend to the duty of a preliminary investigation, and only so far as to ascertain whether the offence imputed has in fact been committed, and it is then the duty of the Mayor or Justice to turn the case over to the proper Confederate authorities. The Ordinance (No. 1) of Secession was adopted the 17th day of April,