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" State from bringing with them such persons as are deemed slaves by the laws of any one of the United States... "
The Impending Crisis of the South: How to Meet it - Page 133
by Hinton Rowan Helper - 1857 - 420 pages
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Annual Register, Volume 78

Edmund Burke - History - 1837
...a new state constitution. By one of the provisions the legislature was denied the power of passing laws for the emancipation of slaves without the consent of the owners, or of preventing emigrants from bringing with them such persons as are deemed slaves by the laws of...
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An Address in Commemoration of the First Settlement of Kentucky: Delivered ...

James Turner Morehead - Kentucky - 1840 - 181 pages
...necessary guards against legislative encroachment. The General Assembly, therefore, were deprived of the "power to pass laws for the emancipation of slaves without the consent of their owners, or without paying their owners, previous to such emancipation, a full equivalent in money."...
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The True Republican: Containing the Inaugural Addresses, Together with the ...

Presidents - 1841 - 456 pages
...be relieved or discharged on account of such securityship. ARTICLE 7. Concerning Slaves. SEC. 1. The general Assembly shall have no power to pass laws...the emancipation of slaves without the consent of their owners, or without paying their owners, previous to such emancipation , a full equivalent in...
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British and Foreign State Papers

Great Britain. Foreign and Commonwealth Office - Great Britain - 1859
...sessions, have been read on 3 several days in each House. VIII.— Slaves. SECT. I. The Legislature shall have no power to pass laws for the emancipation of slaves, without the consent of their owners, nor without paying their owners, previous to such emancipation, a full equivalent in...
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Manual for the Use of the Convention to Revise the Constitution of the State ...

New York (State). Constitutional Convention - Constitutional conventions - 1846 - 371 pages
...first session thereof, fix permanently the seat of government. ARTICLE XVI. General Provisions. 1. The general assembly shall have no power to pass laws for the emancipation of slaves. 2. They shall have no power to prevent emigrants to this state from bringing with them such persons...
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The True Republican: Containing the Inaugural Addresses, Together with the ...

Jonathan French - United States - 1847 - 474 pages
...be relieved or discharged on account of such securityship. ARTICLE 7. Concerning Slavet. SEC. 1. The general Assembly shall have no power to pass laws...the emancipation of slaves without the consent of their owners, or without paying their owners, previous to such emancipation, a full equivalent in money...
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On Self-government: Together with General Plans of a State Constitution, and ...

United States - 1847 - 65 pages
...three-fifths of all other persons." &c. CONSTITUTION OF KENTUCKY. ARTICLE?, CONCERNING SLAVES, $ 1.— "The general assembly shall have no power to pass laws for the emancipation of slaves without the consent ofiheir owners, or without paying their owners, previous to such emancipation, a full equivalent in...
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Reports of Cases in Law and Equity, Argued and Determined in the ..., Volume 25

Georgia. Supreme Court - Equity - 1859
...that slaves can become free persons, if their owners desire to keep them slaves. " The Legislature shall have no power to pass laws for the emancipation of slaves, without the consent of each of their respective owners, previous to such emancipation." Art. 4, Sec. 9, Cons. Ga. It is true,...
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Commentaries on Statute and Constitutional Law and Statutory and ...

E. Fitch Smith - Constitutional law - 1848 - 976 pages
...effect until the same shall be sanctioned by two-thirds of both houses of the general assembly.(a) The general assembly shall have no power to pass laws...the emancipation of slaves without the consent of their owners, or without paying their owners, previous to such emancipation, a full equivalent in money...
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The Writings of Cassius Marcellus Clay: Including Speeches and Addresses

Cassius Marcellus Clay - Slavery - 1848 - 535 pages
...fairly within the power of change. The Kentucky Constitution, article II, section 1, thus reads: "The General Assembly shall have no power to pass laws...the emancipation of slaves, without the consent of their owners, or without paying their owners previous to such emancipation, a full equivalent in money...
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