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Local Matters.

Hastings Court, Thursday, Feb. 14th. --Present: Senior Alderman Sanxay and Messrs. Bray, Timberlake and Anderson.

Martin Mueller, a native of Germany, took the requisite oaths and was admitted a citizen of the United States.

In the case of Wm. Cavenagh, Thos. Devlin and Jas. McCorson, indicted for misdemeanors, the prosecution was abated as to Devlin, defendant, being dead. The other parties being put on trial and found guilty.--Cavenagh was fined $10 and McCorson $5, with costs, and ordered to 30 days imprisonment, and thereafter until said fine be paid.

In the case of John Hagan, indicted for abusing officer Seal while in the discharge of his duty, a rule was awarded against J. Callahan, J. Wright, and Dr. Picot, his witnesses, for non- attendance.

In the case of Henry Flowers, for misdemeanor, a rule was awarded against Michael Fleming, a recusant witness, returnable forthwith.

Oliver Crosmore, indicted for misdemeanor, gave $200 bail for his appearance at the next term, with R. M. Lowry as bailsman; in a similar case, Jno. McDonough gave $150 bail for his appearance — Peter McCabe, security.

The Grand Jury (save Wm. S. Donnan,) appeared, and being sent out of Court, returned with a presentment against Oliver Crosmore for permitting an unlawful assembly of slaves, and having no further business, were then discharged.

On the petition of Wm. Cavenagh and Jas. McCorson, the Court remits the term of 30 days imprisonment imposed on them, and adjudged that they be discharged on payment of fine and costs.

Wm. M. Fisher, indicted for misdemeanor, was tried, found guilty, and fined $15 and costs, and ordered to be kept in custody till the same be paid. He paid the amount.

The Court meets again to-day at 11 o'clock.

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