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Dred Scott v. Sandford

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Dred Scott v. Sandford, 60 US 393 (1857), also known simply as the Dred Scott case, was a ... Although Taney hoped that his ruling would finally settle the slavery question, the decision ... The Sup...

Dred Scott v. Sandford - PBS

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Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857) In Dred Scott v. Sandford (argued 1856 -- decided 1857), the Supreme Court ruled that Americans of African descent, whether free ...

Dred Scott v. Sandford - Oyez

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The Dred Scott Decision [ushistory.org]

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This question was raised in 1857 before the Supreme Court in case of Dred Scott vs. Sandford. Dred Scott was a slave of an army surgeon, John Emerson. Scott ...

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 ...

Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857) - Infoplease

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Intended to be the definitive ruling that would settle the controversy ... As for Dred Scott, two months after the Supreme Court's decision, Emerson's widow sold ...

Dred Scott decision | law case | Britannica.com

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Dred Scott decision, formally Dred Scott v. John F.A. Sandford, legal case in which the U.S. Supreme Court on March 6, 1857, ruled (7–2) that a slave (Dred ...

Dred Scott - FindLaw - US Supreme Court Center

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The ruling, which helped to precipitate the Civil War, has long been considered one of the court's great "self-inflicted" wounds. Dred Scott v. Sandford, 60 U.S. ...

Dred Scott | HistoryNet

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Dred Scott Vs. Sanford case in the U.S. Supreme Court, better known as the Dred ... The Supreme Court's ruling galvanized the abolition movement and spurred ...

Scott v. Sandford :: 60 US 393 - Justia US Supreme Court Center

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U.S. Supreme Court. Scott v. Sandford, 60 U.S. 19 How. 393 393 (1856) .... of the courts of the State of Missouri, for that, to-wit: the said plaintiff, Dred Scott, is not ...

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Our Documents - Dred Scott v. Sanford (1857)

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Citation: Judgment in the U.S. Supreme Court Case Dred Scott v. ... In this ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court stated that slaves were not citizens of the United States ...

Dred Scott Case - Black History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Dred Scott Case, including videos, ... the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in the case of Dred Scott v. Sanford. ... He ruled that blacks, slave or free, could not be citizens (Curtis showed this to be counter ...

Scott v. Sandford | US Law | LII / Legal Information Institute

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Scott v. Sandford (). Argued: Decided: ___. Syllabus; Opinion, Taney .... On a writ of error to the Supreme Court of the State, the judgment below was reversed .... It is agreed that Dred Scott brought suit for his freedom in the Circuit Court of St. .... a party who pleads over in bar when a plea to the jurisdiction has been ruled ...