The Fugitive Slave Rescue Trial Of Robert Morris

Author: John D. Gordan III
Publisher: Lawbook Exchange Limited
ISBN: 9781616194055
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Gordan, John D., III. The Fugitive Slave Rescue Trial of Robert Morris: Benjamin Robbins Curtis on the Road to Dred Scott. xix, 120 pp. Clark, New Jersey: Talbot Publishing, 2013. ISBN-13: 9781616193928. ISBN-10: 1616193921. Hardcover. New.

Fugitive Justice

Author: Steven Lubet
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674059468
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In this book, Steven Lubet examines, in detail, three trials on the great issue of fugitive slaves in the 1850’s, the fugitive slave statutes, and how the legal system coped or failed to cope with the apparent inconsistencies between the ...

A Defence For Fugitive Slaves

Author: Lysander Spooner
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Denial of a Trial by Jury.* NElTI-IER the Act of 1793, nor that of 1850, allows the
alleged slave a trial by jury. So far as I am aware, the only argument, worthy of
notice, that has ever been offered against the right of an alleged fugitive slave to
a ...

Anthony Burns

Author: Virginia Hamilton
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453213910
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The true story of a young man struggling for freedom at the dawn of the Civil War Anthony Burns is a runaway slave who has just started to build a life for himself in Boston.

Anthony Burns

Author: Virginia Hamilton
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453213910
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The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave Virginia Hamilton ... In no trial or
hearing under this act shall the testimony of such alleged fugitive be admitted in
evidence; and the certificates inthis ... section shall be conclusive of the right of
the ...

The Slave Catchers

Author: Stanley W. Campbell
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469610078
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The same four states provided for trial by jury in fugitive slave cases. Vermont in
1850 and 1858, Massachusetts and Michigan in 1855, and Wisconsin in 1857
enacted laws which either permitted or required trial by jury in cases where ...