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Idle vs Gaines etc This cause came on this day of Decr. 1815 to be heard on the bill answers exhibits [illegible] of witnesses, and was argued by counsel. Whereupon it appearing to the court that the plaintiff Idle in pursuance of a [illegible] order made in this cause hath been admitted as defendant to the suit brought in Grayson County Court by Hagar, a woman of colour, in order to recover her freedom, he the said Idle having previously [illegible] in an action of [illegible] brought against the deft Gaines, for the recovery of the said woman, and that on a trial of her suit brought by sd. Hagar as aforesaid, which was heard in the county court of Grayson on the 27 of March 1811, the jury found a verdict that the sd. Hagar was [illegible] on which said verdict the court rendered a judgment for F. Idle. And this court having this day [recinded?] an order made on the bill & petition of said Hagar, granting her a new trial of the [illegible] found against her as aforesaid, and having dismissed her said bill and petition - for the final decision of which this cause has [illegible] to [illegible]. It is therefore adjudged ordered and decreed, that the injunction restraining the