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As part of a seminar series on slavery and abolition we’ve started to discuss the impact of the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850. It was designed as part of a compromise package of measures that would keep the United States together as northern and southern states started to act and vote sectionally in response to urgent concerns as to whether the new territories of the Union would be organised into slave states or free states. 696 more words
From the Alliance Defending Freedom web site.
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Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a federal lawsuit and a motion for a temporary restraining order Friday to stop officials in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, from forcing two ordained Christian ministers to perform wedding ceremonies for same-sex couples.