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The Dred Scott decision

by Brendan January

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Published by Children"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Scott, Dred, 1809-1858 -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Scott, Dred, 1809-1858.,
    • Slavery -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Slavery -- United States -- Legal status of slaves in free states -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Slavery -- Law and legislation.

    • About the Edition

      Places the events relating to the 1857 Supreme Court decision regarding rights of slaves into the larger context of the conflict about slavery among the states.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementBrendan January.
      SeriesCornerstones of freedom
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF228.S27 J36 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination30, [2] p. :
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL666056M
      ISBN 100516208330, 0516264575
      LC Control Number97011713

      This source helped me by seeing what different textbooks say about the Dred Scott Decision. “Dred Scott Decision.” Britannica Online Encyclopedia. n.d. Web. 13 Feb. This article supports my thesis by saying that the Dred Scott Decision was a super clear victory for the South, because as the nation had recently recognized, congress did. Dred Scott decision: to the free voters of Ohio. Dred Scott decision 2 But, in , the anti-slavery zeal of Wm. Lloyd Garrison, and the cotton-interest zeal of certain Southerners, combined to make the name of Abolitionist edious to the people.

        Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in , The Dred Scott Case is a masterful examination of the most famous example of judicial failure—the case referred to as "the most frequently overturned decision in history." On March 6, , Chief Justice Roger B. Taney delivered the Supreme Court's decision against Dred Scott, a slave who maintained he had been emancipated as a result of having /5(3). The Dred Scott decision. [Cory Gideon Gunderson] -- Details the various trials of the Dred Scott case and discusses its impact on the issue of slave rights in the context of United States politics and the Civil War. Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library.

        Justice Antonin Scalia has ranked Korematsu alongside Dred Scott, the decision that black slaves were property and not citizens, as among the court’s most shameful blunders. On March 6, , Chief Justice Roger B. Taney delivered the Supreme Court's decision against Dred Scott. Scott, a slave, maintained he had been emancipated as a result of having lived with his master in federal territory where slavery was forbidden by the Missouri Compromise. The decision did much more than resolve the fate of an elderly black man and his family, however: Dred Scott v.5/5(1).


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A biography of Dred Scott interwoven with accounts of the many court cases and appeals concerning him and their effect on the antislavery movement Bibliography: p. Access-restricted-itemPages: Decision in the case of the slave, Dred Scott, vs.

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