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1777. Sittings. Wednesday Nov. 19th

Wednesday Nov. 19th 1777.
The first day of the Sittings after the Fourth Term 1777.

Present
Impey
&
Hyde.

Joshnanund Goshain
v
Oudachurn Cotmah.

An Action of Assault, Battery and Imprisonment.

The Plea was not Guilty.

The Defendant’s Advocate Mr. Sealey by his cross examination appear’d to intend to extenuate by proving that the defendant was intituled to part of the house and meant this seizing and turning out the Plaintiff as an exertion of his claim to the House.
Joshanund was Goshain that is Preist to Radachurn Cotmah (that is Weaver) the brother of the Defendant, and
was