C. S. District Court.
--This Court assembled in the State Court House yesterday morning pursuant to adjournment.
The case of the Roanoke Valley Railroad against Col. C. F. M. Garnett
and Capt. Geo. E. Walker
was partly heard and continued until Thursday.
The petition of John S. Horton
, under a writ of habeas corpus,
for discharge from military service, on account of his being a shoemaker, was granted, and he was released from custody.
Westfield W. Phillips
, petition for a discharge from Col. Robins
's command, in order that he may be enabled to connect himself with some Tennessee
command, was partially heard yesterday, and its further consideration postponed until this morning.
The habeas corpus
case of A. J. Pitts
, who claims exemption from military service, was partially examined into yesterday, and postponed for further consideration till Friday.
then adjourned till 11 o'clock this morning.