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AHTV: 150th Anniversary of the Dred Scott Decision

AHTV: 150th Anniversary of the Dred Scott Decision

AHTV: 150th Anniversary of the Dred Scott Decision

Washington, DC
Saturday, March 6, 2010

The 150th anniversary of the Dred Scott decision was marked by a panel discussion held during the Spring 2007 meeting of the National Association of Attorneys General. Lynne Jackson, the great-great-granddaughter of Dred Scott, spoke about the U.S. Supreme Court decision which denied that blacks could become citizens of the United States.

Updated: Friday, November 26, 2010 at 5:28pm (ET)

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