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Periodical U.S. Reports: United States v. The Amistad, 40 U.S. (15 Pet.) 518 (1841).

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Title

  • U.S. Reports: United States v. The Amistad, 40 U.S. (15 Pet.) 518 (1841).

Names

  • Supreme Court of the United States (Author)

Created / Published

  • 1841

Headings

  • -  Slavery
  • -  Emancipation
  • -  Law
  • -  Spain
  • -  Witnesses
  • -  Law Library
  • -  Supreme Court
  • -  United States
  • -  Government Documents
  • -  Judicial review and appeals
  • -  Property
  • -  Treaties and International Agreements
  • -  Ships and boats
  • -  Evidence
  • -  Fraud and financial crimes
  • -  Maritime and admiralty law
  • -  Salvage
  • -  International law
  • -  Kidnapping
  • -  Ownership
  • -  Territorial waters
  • -  Cargo
  • -  Human trafficking
  • -  Repatriation
  • -  U.S. Reports
  • -  Common law
  • -  Court opinions
  • -  Judicial decisions
  • -  Court cases
  • -  Court decisions
  • -  Statutory construction
  • -  Property rights
  • -  Possession
  • -  Seizures
  • -  Intent
  • -  Valuation
  • -  Timing
  • -  Crime on the high seas
  • -  Burden of proof
  • -  Abolitionists
  • -  Rights of slaves
  • -  Judicial activism
  • -  Amistad Mutiny
  • -  Amistad (ship)
  • -  Mutinies
  • -  Rights of victims of human trafficking
  • -  Spanish law
  • -  Periodical

Genre

  • Periodical

Notes

  • -  Description: U.S. Reports Volume 40; Peters Volume 15; January Term, 1841; United States, Appellants, v. The Libellants and Claimants of the Schooner Amistad, her Tackle, Apparel, and Furniture, together with her Cargo, and the Africans mentioned and described in the Several Libels and Claims, Appellees, The

Call Number/Physical Location

  • series: Volume 40
  • Call Number: KF101
  • Series: International Law

Source Collection

  • U.S. Reports

Online Format

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  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Supreme Court Of The United States. U.S. Reports: United States v. The Amistad, 40 U.S. 15 Pet. 518. 1841. Periodical. https://www.loc.gov/item/usrep040518/.

APA citation style:

Supreme Court Of The United States. (1841) U.S. Reports: United States v. The Amistad, 40 U.S. 15 Pet. 518. [Periodical] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/usrep040518/.

MLA citation style:

Supreme Court Of The United States. U.S. Reports: United States v. The Amistad, 40 U.S. 15 Pet. 518. 1841. Periodical. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/usrep040518/>.