fugitive slave act
Updated: 3/17/2021
fugitive slave act

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  • I am going to make it a crime to help enslaved people runaway and allowed officials to arrest enslaved people in free areas
  • WOW!
  • I am a fugitive
  • you cannot testify
  • I was only trying to help him
  • that's harsh
  • since you helped him you have 6 moths in prison
  • NOOOOO!
  • AAAHHHHH!!!!
  • lets go to Canada
  • we are scared!!
  • 343 cases were reviewed....
  • and only 11 found the captured slave free
  • I am a northerner and I want to join the abolitionists movement
  • join the abolitionists movement
  • abolitionist movement