Richmond Circuit Court, yesterday.
--Judge Meredith presiding.
--In the matter of a petition for a writ of habeas corpus
of F. Rupricht
, continued from Monday, additional testimony was adduced, and the Court
ordered his discharge from Colonel J. B. Danforth
's regiment second-class militia.
In the matter of a petition for a writ of habeas corpus
of William Wingfield
, of Hanover county
, a bonded farmer, the case was elaborately argued by Messrs. August
, and Winn
, for affiant, and B. R. Welford, Jr.
, for the Government
The court reserved its decision to a future day. The decision in this case involves that of a number of similar cases pending in the same court, and who will be remanded or discharged as the Judge
remands or discharges this petitioner.