From the Richmond Dispatch, 10/3/1862, p. 2, c. 4

Habeas Corpus Case. Dr. Wm. P. Rucker, of Allegheny county, confined in the military prison of this city, charged with treason, murder, arson, and various other offences, was yesterday carried before Judge Meredith, of the Circuit-Court, on habeas corpus, asking his discharge. The application was continued till four o'clock this evening. Rucker was conducted back to prison under guard.





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