The Separation Of Slavery In The United States

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also for Dred V. Sanford the court also ruled that congress lacked power to ban slavery in the U.S. territories. The court then

declared that the rights of slave owners were constitutionally protected by the Fifth Amendment because slaves were

categorized as property. By being labeled property there was no way to beat the court system which was never made for

slaves to beat anyways regardless of what he or she knew or could do. Even after being pretty much saved by Dr John

Emerson who moved Scott once purchased to
Wisconsin territory where slavery was banned in the territory pursuant Scott

was still not free after Emerson died in 1843 leaving the Scott family to his wife Scott tried to buy his freedom but was still

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