Narrator: Dred Scott Dred Scott case A slave who sued for his freedom
I am going to supream court is because state court won't let me have my freedom
Dred Scott was a slave who sued for his freedom. They went to the North to work for a while but then he realised that he was in a free state. So when he went back to the slave state he sued there.
black slaves cannot be citizens they are property and you can't deprive citizens of property.
Well he got his freedom but they reverse it and said no you can't have your freedom so he took it to the supreme court.
Because ther is no need for slavery
why are yall trying to talk slavery away from us.
first Dred Scott went to a North and realised that he was in a free state so he sued for his freedom. got but then they said no you can't have your freedom so now they are on their way to supreme court
they went to the supreme court well they told Dred Scott that he could not have his freedom and they said that blacks slaves are property not citizens and the government said that you can't deprive citizens of property.
The south was happy that you can't deprive citizens of property but the North did not like it so they are going agree with it so they can start a war.