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A sketch of the laws relating to slavery in the several states of the United ... - Page 68
by George McDowell Stroud - 1856 - 125 pages
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The History of Kentucky: Exhibiting an Account of the Modern ..., Volume 2

Humphrey Marshall - Kentucky - 1824
...States from a foreign country. And they shall have full pow#r to pass such laws as may be necessary, to oblige the owners of slaves to treat them with humanity, to provide for them necessary clothing and provision, to abstain from all injuries to them extending to...
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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
...Louisiana, art. 173. How far the power of the master is limited by the expression unusual* rigour, may be easily inferred, when it is recollected that the law...power to make laws to oblige the owners of slaves to * So lately as 1819, the legislature of Louisiana recognized the practice of putting iron chains and...
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The African Observer, Volumes 1-12

Enoch Lewis - Slavery - 1828
...of such a law. In the constitution of Mississippi, power is given to the general assembly to enact laws to oblige the owners of slaves to treat them...abstain from all injuries to them extending to life and limb, or in case of neglect or refusal to comply with the direction of such laws, to have such...
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A digest of the laws of the State of Alabama: containing all the statutes of ...

Alabama, John Gaston Aikin - Law - 1833 - 574 pages
...shall have full power to prevent slaves from being brought into this state as merchandise, and also to oblige the owners of slaves to treat them with humanity, to provide for them nficessary food and clothing, to abstain from all injuries to them extending to life...
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Journal of the Convention of the State of Tennessee: Convened for the ...

Tennessee. Constitutional Convention - Constitutional conventions - 1834 - 415 pages
...States from a foreign country. And they shall have full power to pass such laws as may be necessary to oblige the owners of slaves to treat them with humanity, to provide for them necessary clothing and provisions, to abstain from all injuries to them affecting...
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The power of Congress over the District of Columbia: originally published in ...

Theodore Dwight Weld - Slavery - 1838 - 55 pages
...similar to this exist in slaveholding governments generally. The Constitution of Mississippi gives the General Assembly power to make laws " to oblige...the owners of slaves to treat them with humanity." The Constitution of Missouri has the same clause, and an additional one making it the DUTY of the legislature...
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Digest of cases decided and reported in the Supreme Court of the state of ...

Philip Phillips, Alabama. Supreme Court - Law - 1840 - 350 pages
...shall have full power to prevent slaves from being brought into this state as merchandize, and also to oblige the owners of slaves to treat them with humanity, to provide for them necessary food and clothing, to abstain from all injuries to them extending to life...
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The True Republican: Containing the Inaugural Addresses, Together with the ...

United States - 1841 - 426 pages
...States, from a foreign country. And they shall have full power to pass such laws as may be necessary to oblige the owners of slaves to treat them with humanity, to provide for them necessary clothing and provision, to abstain from all injuries to them extending to...
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An Address in commemoration of the first settlement of Kentucky: delivered ...

James Turner Morehead - History - 1841 - 181 pages
...that "full power" was likewise granted to the General Assembly "to pass such laws as may be necessary, to oblige the owners of slaves to treat them with humanity, to provide for them necessary clothing and provisions, to abstain from all injuries to them extending...
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On Self-government: Together with General Plans of a State Constitution, and ...

United States - 1847 - 65 pages
...States from a foreign couniry. And they shall have full power to pass such laws as may be necessary to oblige the owners of slaves to treat them with humanity, to provide for them necessary clothing and provision, to abstain from all injuries to them extending to...
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