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Campfire Talk Series: Dred Scott Decision

When:
July 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
2019-07-12T19:00:00-04:00
2019-07-12T19:00:00-04:00
Where:
The Colonies RV and Travel ParkPark, Shelter #5
501 Fenwick Rd
Hampton, VA 23651
USA

Learn about Dred Scott and his unsuccessful efforts to sue for freedom that culminated in the United States Supreme Court case of Scott v. Sandford. Chief Justice Charles Evans Hughes would state that this decision was the court’s “greatest self-inflicted wound.”