Abrahams v. Commonwealth, 1842
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This case is about slaves or slavery.

Year: 1842
Citation: 40 Va. 675
Jurisdiction: General Ct. of VA
People: Delphy Anderson, Randol Kinney, Hannah Cox, Nancy Hicks, Gabriel Jones, and Tom Bow
Short Summary: A slaveholder allowed his slave to "go at large and hire themselves out," which was against the law. Abraham is the slaveholder, not the name of any of the slaves.
Law type: ?
Full name: Abrahams v. The Commonwealth
Court: Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia

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