Abernathy v. Black
Citation: 42 Tenn. 314
Jurisdiction: Tennessee
People: Bob
Short Summary: Contract dispute for hire of slave who ran back to original master because hirer kept whipping him; master refused to honor hire contract unless hirer stopped whipping Bob

This case directly discusses slavery.

Full name: Abernathy vs. Black
Court: Tennessee Supreme Court
Vol.: 42
Reporter: Tennessee Reports
First page: 314
Last page: 318
Underlying facts:
Law type:
URL: https://cite.case.law/tenn/42/314/
CAP ID: 11266211
Verified at: 2021-08-19 03:54:07 UTC