If thep the master knows any fact tending to save the life of the slave, shall society, who have taken from him the slave for the purpose of trial, say to him, not that you are master, and we will weigh your credit, but you are master and shall not speak at all!

Austin v. State, 14 Ark. 555 (Arkansas, Jan. 1, 1854)

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