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Supreme Court Chief Justice Roger B. Taney made the pro-slavery ruling in the 1857 Dred Scott Case that deemed blacks weren't citizens of the United States. Description from I searched for this on

Roger Brooke Taney (March 17, 1777 – October 12, 1864) was the fifth Chief Justice of the United States, holding that office from 1836 until his death in 1864. He was the first Roman Catholic to hold that office or sit on the Supreme Court of the United States. He was also the eleventh United States Attorney General.


Roger B. Taney - Brady-Handy.jpg Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court in the Dred Scott V. Sanford case (The Dred Scott Decision)

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ROGER B. TANEY Cutter-Gaffelschoner 1833 :: Historische Modellschiffe v. Hans Michel