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HIST315

Here are the next round of cases. The text should have excerpts of most of the cases below. For those that are in the book, make sure you find the facts online; for those that are not, you will need to find both the facts and the ruling. Also, I happen to notice that the text arranges that case based on the topic as opposed to chronologically. So, make sure you look check the table of contents carefully.

    From the Taney Court:

States’ Rights issues
Mayor of the City of New York v. Miln (1837)
Charles River Bridge Co. v. Warren Bridge Co. (1837)
Luther v. Borden (1849)
Cooley v. Board of Wardens (1852)

Slavery Cases
Prigg v. Pennsylvania (1842)
Strader v. Graham (1851)
Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857)
Ableman v. Booth (1859) – NOTE: Ableman involves both States Rights & Slavery issues

POTUS war-time powers
Prize Cases (1863)

    From the Chase Court:

Post-War Issues
Ex Parte Milligan (1866)
Mississippi v. Johnson (1867)
Ex Parte McCardle (1869)
Texas v. White (1869)

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