Case Name Citation Year Distance from slave case(s) ▲ Law Type Jurisdiction
Thomason v. Dill 30 Ala. 444 1857 0 Conflciting Contracts to Borrow Enslaved Persons Alabama
McChesney v. Bruce 1 Md. 344 1851 0 Maryland
Townshend v. Townshend 9 Gill 506 1851 0 Maryland
Waters v. Howard 8 Gill 262 1849 0 Maryland
Dillard v. Scruggs 36 Ala. 670 1860 0 Recovery of Payment for Sercives of Enenslaved Persons Alabama
People ex rel. Hedgman v. Board of Registration 26 Mich. 51 1872 0 Michigan
Jenkins’ Executor v. Jenkins 33 Ala. 731 1859 0 Will & trust Alabama
Elvira, a Slave 57 Va. 561 1865 0 Attempted Murder SC of Appeals VA
Dail v. Traverse 8 Gill 41 1849 0 Maryland
Anderson v. Poindexter 6 Ohio St. 622 1856 0 Ohio
State ex rel. Savary v. Caroline 20 Ala. 19 1852 0 Enslaved Persons from Texas Illegaly Brought to Alabama in Violation of Slave Trade Laws Alabama
Collier v. Collier 30 Ind. 32 1868 0 Indiana
Farrell v. Bean 10 Md. 217 1856 0 Maryland
Boring v. Williams 17 Ala. 510 1850 0 Alabama
Dold's Trustee v. Geiger's Adm'r 43 Va. 98 1845 0 Action of debt SC of Appeals VA
Graham v. Graham 4 W. Va. 320 1870 0 West Virginia
Brooke v. Waring 7 Gill 5 1848 0 Maryland
Riley v. Watson 18 Ind. 291 1862 0 Indiana
Newman v. Baer 50 La. Ann. 323 1897 0 Louisiana
Cecil v. Rose 14 Md. 64 1859 0 Maryland