From the Richmond Dispatch, 1/18/1864
Judge Lyons’s Court. – The quarterly session of Judge Lyons’s Court will commence this morning at 10 o’clock. The case of Robert S. Forde, for the murder of Mr. Dixon, Clerk of the C. S. House of Representatives, some time since, will be brought up for examination, and it is desirable that witnesses and furors should attend promptly. The docket is a heavy one, and in order to ensure a speedy termination of the business to be disposed of, no obstacle ought to be thrown in the way of trying the cases as they are called.