State v. Henry Hull

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Henry Hull
Case Date: 
1827
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Slaves, Selling of

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
16
Notes / Description: 

Henry Hull brought slaves from Virginia to Tennessee and began selling them. The state found that he did not have the authority to sale these slaves.