The Emancipation Proclamation was a presidential proclamation and executive
order issued by President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863. In a single ...
Emancipation is a legal process that gives a teenager who is 16 years old or
older legal independence from his or her parents or guardians. Becoming ...
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In family law cases, emancipation of a minor (also called "divorce from ...
Emancipation Proclamation, page 1 President Abraham Lincoln issued the
Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863, as the nation approached its
The legislation to free slaves held in the District of Columbia moved through the Congress in early April 1862. Yet the newspaper quoted one congressman who commented on the historic moment: "There are some things in the bill which I don't like, but I can't make up my ... More »
All states have laws dealing with the "emancipation" of minors; that is, laws that
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Laws of the Fifty States, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico Governing the
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Emancipation definition, the act of emancipating. See more.
The Emancipation Proclamation issued by Abraham Lincoln in 1862, which
would go into effect on January 1, 1863.
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