A Slave’s Courtroom Drama: The Remarkable, True Story of Louis

This true story, (10 minute read) is about a fugitive slave named Louis who was one of the first slaves to be tried  in a court of law under the newly enacted Fugitive Slave Law.  Louis didn’t wait for a verdict from the Judge, but decided to trust his own two feet rather than hope justice would prevail.

What Reviewers are Saying

I love the way Julie presents history! This would be a fun supplement to any lessons on the Underground Railroad. Almost can't believe it's a true story!

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