--The following is a list of the cases which were considered yesterday:
Lemuel and Elizabeth Howell
were up for a hearing on the charge of stealing three thousand dollars in State bank notes and seventy-five dollars in gold
, the property of William Barrett
After an examination of witnesses, the former was discharged, but the latter was remanded for examination before the Hustings Court.
George, slave of Fanny West
, charged with fighting in Mrs. West
's kitchen, was discharged.
, slave of Willis Wilson
, charged with being a runaway, was committed as such, preceding such imprisonment to receive fifteen lashes.
The following cases were called up and continued:
, charged with burglariously entering the store of Dunlop
& Co. with the intention of committing a theft; Cornelius Smith
, a free negro, charged with aiding in, and conniving at, the escape of slaves from their owners; and Philip, slave of A. B. Lipscomb
, charged with having a lot of clothing in his possession, supposed to have been stolen.