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" no person held to service or labor in one state under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall in consequence of any law or regulation therein be discharged from such service or labor, but shall be delivered up on claim of the party to whom such... "
Acts of the State of Ohio - Page 38
by Ohio - 1839
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Report of the Case of Edward Prigg Against the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania ...

Edward Prigg, Richard Peters - Fugitive slaves - 1842 - 140 pages
...the case is now here for our examination and decision. The last clause of the second section of the fourth article of the Constitution of the United States, declares that, " No person held to service or labour in one state, under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall, in consequence of any law...
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Journal of the House of the State of Missouri

Missouri. General Assembly. House of Representatives - Missouri - 1848
...foot upon British soil,' might be inforced in the free States to the prejudice of the slaveholder, "that no person held to service or labor in one State,...party to whom such service or labor may be due." And, still further, no amendment of the constitution was permitted prior to the year 1808, so as to prohibit...
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Biography of Millard Fillmore

Ivory Chamberlain, Thomas Moses Foote - Presidents - 1856 - 215 pages
...pretences ( of the antislavery party, and discern the motives by which they were actually governed. The constitution of the United 'States declares that " no person held to service or labor in one State under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall in consequence of any law or regulation...
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Ought American slavery to be perpetuated?: A debate between Rev. W ..., Volume 3

William Gannaway Brownlow, Abram Pryne - Slavery - 1858 - 301 pages
...Bible, the Constitution, and laws of our country guarantee to us, and to our children. Act iv. sec. 2, of the Constitution of the United States, declares that, "No person held to labor or service in one State, under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall, ill consequence...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 43

Conrad Swackhamer - United States - 1859
...among the nations of the earth. In the second section, fourth subdivision, it is solemnly stipulated that No person held to service or labor in one...party to whom such service or labor may be due. And here mark : nearly all the high contracting parties had in their domains slaves or persons held to...
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History of the Oberlin-Wellington Rescue

Fugitive slave law of 1850 - 1859 - 280 pages
...law, nor that the defendant knew him to be lawfully held to service. The 2d Section of the 4th Article of the Constitution of the United States declares, that " no person held to service or labor in any State under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall in consequence of any law or regulation...
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HISTORY OF THE OBERLIN-WELLINGTON RESCUE.

JACOB R. SHIPHERD - 1859
...law, nor that the defendant knew him to be lawfully held to service. The 2d Section of the 4th Article of the Constitution of the United States declares, that " no person -held to seryice or labor in any State under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall in consequence of...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 14

Illinois. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1854
...Constitution of the United States recognizes no such right. The provision in the latter instrument, which declares that " no person held to service or labor...party to whom such service or labor may be due," and the acts of Congress, passed in pursuance thereof, are unquestionably of binding force upon the people...
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OFFICIAL JOURNAL OF THE CONFERENCE CONVENTION, HELD AT WASHINGTON CITY ...

CRAFTS J. WRIGHT - 1861
...Mr. WICKLIFFE offered the following preamble arid resolutions: The second section of the 4th article of the Constitution of the United States declares, '* that no person held to service or labor in one State, under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall, in consequence of any law or regulation...
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Report of the Kentucky Commissioners to the Late Peace Conference Held at ...

Kentucky. Commissioners to the Peace Conference at Washington, February, 1861 - Conference Convention - 1861 - 88 pages
...obligations it imposes, or to render it valueless by legislative The second section of the 4th article of the Constitution of the United States declares, "that no person held to service or labor in one State, under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall, in consequence of any law or regulation...
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