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" That from and after the first day of January, one thousand eight hundred and eight, it shall not be lawful to import or bring into the United States or the territories thereof from any foreign kingdom, place, or country, any negro, mulatto, or person... "
A sketch of the laws relating to slavery in the several states of the United ... - Page 264
by George McDowell Stroud - 1856 - 125 pages
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The American Law Journal, Volume 4

John Elihu Hall - Law - 1813
...kingdom or country, any negro, mulatto, or person qf*colour, with intent to hold, sell, or disfioge of such negro, mulatto, or person of colour, as a slave, or to be held to service of labour. The 2d and 3d sections, and first part of the 4th section, inflict penalties and forfeitures...
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The American Law Journal, Volume 5

John Elihu Hall - Law - 1814
...of the law is general and imperative. It enacts " That from and after the 1st day of January, 1808, it shall not be lawful, to import or bring into the...colour, as a slave, or to be held to service or labour." This section, therefore, is general ; it applies to all vessels, whether of war or otherwise^ For,...
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The Office and Duty of a Justice of the Peace: And a Guide to Sheriffs ...

Henry Potter - Justices of the peace - 1816 - 418 pages
...wardens of the poor. By an act of congress. — " From apd after the first day ,of ' January, 1 808, it shall not be lawful to import or bring into ,the...colour, as a slave, or to be held to service or labour, under the penalty of S 5,000." , See Slaves, Woods, Witnesses, Insolvent Debtor^. •FUGITIVES. " Any...
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A General Abridgment and Digest of American Law: With Occasional ..., Volume 7

Nathan Dane - Law - 1824
...(hereof, from any foreign kingdom, place, or country, any negro, mulatto, or person of colour, wiih intent to hold, sell, or dispose of such negro, mulatto,...as a slave, or to be held " to service or labour;" and every vessel fitted out or sent for the purpose is forfeited to the United States, and may be seized...
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Reports of Criminal Law Cases Decided at the City-Hall of the City ..., Volume 3

Jacob D. Wheeler - Criminal law - 1825
...from any kingdom, place, or country, any negro, mulatto, or person of colour, with intent to hold, or sell, or dispose of such negro, mulatto, or person...colour, as a slave, or to be held to service or labour." This section, therefore, is general ; it applies to all vessels, whether of war or otherwise. For,...
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Laws of the United States in Relation to the Naval Establishment, and the ...

United States - Naval law - 1826 - 198 pages
...or country, any negro, mulatto, or person of colour, with intent to hold, sell, or dispose of, any such negro, mulatto, or person of colour, as a slave, or to be held to service or labour ; and any ship, vessel, or other water craft, employed in any importation as aforesaid, shall be liable...
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A sketch of the laws relating to slavery in the several states of the United ...

George McDowell Stroud - Slavery - 1827 - 171 pages
...and being the ground-work of what follows, I will extract it verbally. " From and after the first day of January, one thousand eight hundred and eight,...any port, &c. of the United States, for the purpose of carrying on the slave trade ; and for a transgression of this prohibition, authorizes a forfeiture...
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A Sketch of the Laws Relating to Slavery in the Several States of the United ...

George McDowell Stroud - Slavery - 1827 - 171 pages
...person of colour, with intent to hold, sell or dispose of such negro, mulatto or person of colour, as » slave, or to be held to service or labour." The second...any port, &c. of the United States, for the purpose of carrying on the slave trade; and for a transgression of this prohibition, authorizes a forfeiture...
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The African Repository, Volume 5

Slavery - 1830
...to vote, the first section of which enacts, "That from and after the first day of January, " 1808, it shall not be lawful to import or bring into the...as " a slave, or to be held to service or labour." Thus terminated, we may hope forever, in the United States, a disgraceful traffic, which drew after...
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The African Repository and Colonial Journal

Slavery - 1831
...lot to vote, the first section of which enacts, "That from and after the first day of January, 1808, it shall not be lawful to import or bring into the...colour, as a slave, or to be held to service or labour." Thus terminated, we may hope forever, in the United States, a disgraceful traffic, which drew after...
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