15 Missouri Reports 576
SUPREME COURT OF MISSOURI
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Scott, (a man of color,) vs. Emerson
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Scott, (a man of color,) vs. Emerson

1. The voluntary removal of a slave, by his master to a State, Territory or County in which slavery is prohibited, with a view to a residence there, does not entitle the slave to sue for his freedom, in the courts of this State.