CONFINEMENT OF THE INSANE
DIGEST OF THE ENGLISH LAW REPORTS FOR AUGUST, SEP-
TEMBER, AND OCTOBER, 1868 .
DIGEST OF CASES DECIDED IN THE SUPREME Court OF THE
UNITED STATES. .
SELECTED DIGEST OF STATE REPORTS
Townshend on Slander and Libel, 342; Cooley on Constitutional Limita-
tions, 344 ; Hilliard on Vendors, 345; Bump's Practice in Bankruptcy,
347; Jenckes' Report on the Civil Service Bill, 348; Parker's Civil Prac-
tice Act of California, 349; Brightly's Digest of Decisions in the Federal
Courts, 350; Abbott's National Digest, 352; Littleton & Blatchley's Di-
gest of Fire Insurance Decisions, 352; Nott & Huntington's Court of
Claims Reports, Vol. II., 353; Benedict's Reports, Vol. I., No. 2, 354 ;
Massachusetts Reports, Vol. XCVII., 355; Iowa Reports, Vol. XXIII.,
357 ; Essays on Political Organization, 358; The Ermine in the Ring, 361;
Chicago Legal News, 362; Bellewe's Cases, 364; Periodicals, 365.
List of New Law BOOKS PUBLISHED IN ENGLAND AND AMERICA
SINCE Ocrober 1, 1868 .
SUMMARY OF EVENTS
UNITED STATES. — Trial of Jefferson Davis, 368. California - United States
v. Ethan Allen, 372. Connecticut - In re Williams, 374; Charter Oak Ins.
Co. v. Star Ins. Co., 374. Georgia — Cuyler v. Ferrill, 375. Maryland —
Privilege of a Member of Congress, 376. Massachusetts — Privilege of
Delegate to Congress, 376; The Howland Will Case, 377. Michigan -
Supreme Court, 381. Mississippi — Military Commissions, 382. New
Hampshire — Supreme Court, 385. New Jersey - Supreme Court, 386.
New York — Contempt, 386. Pennsylvania — United States District At-
torney, 387. Virginia — Keppell's Administrator v. Petersburg R.R. Co.,
389. Great Britain — New Appointments, 393; Regina v. Anderson,
393; Courts of Appeal, 394 ; Lives of the Lord Chancellors, 394 ; A Dis-
puted Succession, 395; It's all a mistake, 396.