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" That the provisions of an act entitled "an act respecting fugitives from justice, and persons escaping from the service of their masters... "
the valley of vision; or the dry bones of istrael revived - Page 5
by george bush - 1844
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A Winter in the West Indies: Described in Familiar Letters to Henry Clay, of ...

Joseph John Gurney - Jamaica - 1840 - 282 pages
...service or labor ;" and the same care is observable in the Act of Congress dated February 12th, 1793, " respecting fugitives from justice, and persons escaping from the service of their masters." In point of fact, the grand principle, that the property of man in man cannot exist de jure, had been...
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British and Foreign State Papers

International law and relations - 1859
...the commonwealth from taking cognizance of any case under the Act of Congress of February 12, 1793, entitled " An Act respecting fugitives from justice...persons escaping from the service of their masters ;'' and also prohibits any sheriff, constable, &c. from arresting, or detaining in any jail or other...
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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
...February, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-three. [Prigg ». The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.] entitled "An act respecting fugitives from justice,...persons escaping from the service of their masters ;" nor shall any alderman or justice of the peace of this commonwealth issue or grant any certificate...
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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
...special verdict; and referring to the provisions of the act of Congress of the 12th of February, 1793, respecting fugitives from justice, and persons escaping from the service of their masters, and to the several sections of the Pennsylvania law of the 25th of March, 1826, which had given rise...
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The New Englander

Criticism - 1850
...reference to this event. Aar. VIII. — THE FUGITIVE SLAVE LAW. AN ACT to amend and supplementary to the Act entitled " An Act respecting fugitives from...persons escaping from the service of their masters" approved, February 12, 1793. AMONG the measures passed toward the close of the late session of Congress,...
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 8

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - United States - 1850
...reference to this event. AKT. VIII. — THE FUGITIVE SLAVE LAW. AN ACT to amend and supplementary to the Act entitled " An Act respecting fugitives from...persons escaping from the service of their masters," approved, February 12, 1793. AMONG the measures passed toward the close of the late session of Congress,...
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A Journal of the Proceedings of the Legislative Council at Its ... Session

Florida. Legislature. House of Representatives - Florida - 1843
...limits, between the United States of America and His Catholic Majesty. — Laws of Florida, p. 111. An act respecting fugitives from justice and persons escaping from the service of their masters. — Story's Laws of the US, v. l,p.284. An act to prescribe the mode in which the public acts, records...
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Documents Accompanying the Journal ...

Michigan. Legislature - Michigan - 1844
...WAsHINGToN. Nor has it, as the committee are informed, ever been proposed in Congress to repeal it. It is "an act respecting fugitives from justice, and persons escaping from the service of their masters." The third section provides that when any person held to labor in any of the states, under their laws,...
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Acts and Resolves Passed by the General Court

Massachusetts - Session laws - 1845
...Congress, passed Feb- ma°l,F°b'i2, ruary twelfth, seventeen hundred and ninety-three, and 1793.' entitled " an Act respecting fugitives from justice...persons escaping from the service of their masters," to any person who claims any other person as a fugitive slave within the jurisdiction of the Commonwealth....
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A Treatise on the Powers and Duties of Justices of the Peace in the State of ...

Henry G. Cotton - Electronic books - 1845 - 548 pages
...the said justice, being fully understood, I do hereby, in pursuance of the law of the United States, entitled " An act respecting fugitives from justice, and persons escaping from the service of their rna»ters,'' give to the said AB a certificate thereof, to wit, that the said EF, tho person named...
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