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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

What Was the Dred Scott Decision?

  • Aired: 01/22/2013
  • Rating: NR
From AMERICAN EXPERIENCE - The Abolitionists: In 1857 the Supreme Court ruled against Scott, a slave who sought freedom via the courts.
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