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They have no rights : Dred Scott's struggle for freedom / Walter Ehrlich.

By: Ehrlich, Walter, 1921-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Contributions in legal studies: no. 9.Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1979Description: xvi, 266 p. : ports. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0313208190; 9780313208195.Report number: 78022135Subject(s): Scott, Dred, 1809-1858 | Slavery -- Law and legislation -- United States | Scott, Dred 1809-1858 | Slavery Law and legislation United StatesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: They have no rights.; Online version:: They have no rights.DDC classification: 346/.73/013
Contents:
Background: travels of Dred Scott -- Before Dr. Emerson -- With Dr. Emerson -- After Dr. Emerson -- State courts: Dred Scott v. Irene Emerson -- Issues and lawyers -- First state circuit court trial -- First state supreme court appeal -- Second state circuit court trial -- Second state supreme court appeal -- Federal courts: Dred Scott v. John F. A. Sanford -- From state case to federal case -- U.S. Circuit Court -- U.S. Supreme Court: first arguments -- Court consults -- U.S. Supreme Court: second arguments -- Court consults again -- Dred Scott decision -- Taney: opinion of the court -- Concurring opinions -- Dissenting opinions -- Verdict --
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Bibliography: p. [241]-258.

Includes index.

Illustrations -- Preface -- Prologue -- Pt. I. Background: travels of Dred Scott -- Before Dr. Emerson -- With Dr. Emerson -- After Dr. Emerson -- Pt. II. The State courts: Dred Scott v. Irene Emerson -- Issues and lawyers -- First state circuit court trial -- First state supreme court appeal -- Second state circuit court trial -- Second state supreme court appeal -- Pt. III. The Federal courts: Dred Scott v. John F. A. Sanford -- From state case to federal case -- U.S. Circuit Court -- U.S. Supreme Court: first arguments -- The Court consults -- U.S. Supreme Court: second arguments -- The Court consults again -- Pt. IV. The Dred Scott decision -- Taney: opinion of the court -- Concurring opinions -- Dissenting opinions -- The Verdict -- Epilogue -- Appendixes -- Notes -- Selected bibliography -- Index.

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