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Dred Scott v. Sandford

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Decision[edit]. Cover sheet summarizing the disposition of the case. The Supreme Court ruling was handed down on March 6, 1857, ...

Dred Scott Case - Black History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Dred Scott Case, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Missouri Digital Heritage: Dred Scott Case, 1846-1857

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"Dred Scott, a man of color, respectfully states.he is claimed as a slave." (Petition to Sue for Freedom, 6 April 1846). Initially, Scott's case for freedom was routine ...

Our Documents - Dred Scott v. Sanford (1857)

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Citation: Judgment in the U.S. Supreme Court Case Dred Scott v. John F.A. Sanford, March 6, 1857; Case Files 1792-1995; Record Group 267; Records of the ...

The Dred Scott Decision [ushistory.org]

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From the 1780s, the question of whether slavery would be permitted in new territories had threatened the Union. Over the decades, many compromises had ...

Dred Scott v. Sandford | Oyez

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A case in which the Court decided that slaves who were descendants of American slaves were not citizens of the United States under Article III of the ...

Dred Scott | HistoryNet

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Dred Scott Decision summary: Dred Scott was a slave who sought his freedom through the American legal system. The 1857 decision by the United States ...

The Dred Scott Case - Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (U.S. ...

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The Supreme Court decided the case in 1857, and hastened the start of the Civil War. When the first case began in 1847, Dred Scott was about 50 years old.

Dred Scott Case Trials - National Park Service

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The Dred Scott case was first brought to trial in 1847 in the first floor, west wing courtroom of St. Louis' Old Courthouse. The Scotts lost their first trial because of ...

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Dec 6, 2013 ... Dred Scott v. Sandford was a landmark Supreme Court case decided in 1857, in which the court held that African Americans could not be ...
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Dred Scott case - PBS

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The case before the court was that of Dred Scott v. Sanford. Dred Scott, a slave who had lived in the free state of Illinois and the free territory of Wisconsin before  ...

Dred Scott decision - PBS

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Dred Scott first went to trial to sue for his freedom in 1847. Ten years later, after a decade of appeals and court reversals, his case was finally brought before the ...

Dred Scott v. Sandford: Primary Documents of American History ...

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The Supreme Court decision Dred Scott v. Sandford was issued on March 6, 1857. Delivered by Chief Justice Roger Taney, this opinion declared that slaves ...