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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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Kentucky's Last Cavalier: General William Preston, 1816-1887

Peter J. Sehlinger - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 309 pages
...slave ... is ... as inviolable as the right of the owner of any property whatsoever." Therefore, "the General Assembly shall have no power to pass laws for the emancipation of slaves without consent of their owners, previous to such emancipation." The new charter also made it a felony for...
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The Laws of Texas 1822-1897

Texas, Hans Peter Mareus Neilsen Gammel, Cadwell Walton Raines - History - 2004 - 16396 pages
...terms and by the same tenure as they were held in the country from which they were brought. Congress shall have no power to pass laws for the emancipation of slaves; nor shall any person holding slaves be permitted to emancipate them, unless he remove them beyond the...
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Race to the Frontier: "White Flight" and Westward Expansion

John Van Houten Dippel - History - 2005 - 337 pages
...farmer from Virginia. 1. Article VII, Section 1 of the 1799 constitution stated that "The legislature shall have no 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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American Taxation, American Slavery

Robin L. Einhorn - Business & Economics - 2008 - 337 pages
...The Kentucky constitution was the first in the nation to protect slavery explicitly: "The legislature shall have no power to pass laws for the emancipation of slaves without the consent of their owners, previous to such emancipation, and a full equivalent in money for the slaves so emancipated."...
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American Confluence: The Missouri Frontier from Borderland to Border State

Stephen Aron, Professor of History and Vice Chair for Academic Personnel Stephen Aron - History - 2006 - 301 pages
...that kept Missouri safe for slavery. To that end. the framers denied the states general assembly the power "to pass laws . . . for the emancipation of slaves without the consent of owners. The convention narrowly defeated a proviso that would have required emancipated slaves to depart...
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