Daily Archives: March 9, 2017

The Amistad Case

On March 9, 1841, the United States Supreme Court decided the Amistad case. The Court ordered the release of kidnapped African men brought to this country, by way of Cuba, to be sold as slaves. You can see the Court’s original Order … Continue reading

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