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Lincoln-Signed Copy of 13th Amendment Restored

Document to be displayed in Illinois
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ne admendment that changed the course of history. They just restored it. After years of being mistreated for years. Soon it will be on desplay in Illinois

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Inside look: How an alleged sex slavery ring is dismantled

Inside look: How an alleged sex slavery ring is dismantled | Peter Deegan Comey - 13th amendment | Scoop.it
By Vivian Kuo, CNN

Savannah, Georgia, (CNN) -- An agent presses against a light blue wall and it gives way. Behind it is a makeshift room made of foam insulation and a cheap plywood frame.
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A description on how a slavery ring is brought down. From The raid to the tips. Also what goes on inside the ring

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3 charged in with enslaving disabled Ohio mother, daughter

3 charged in with enslaving disabled Ohio mother, daughter | Peter Deegan Comey - 13th amendment | Scoop.it
A mentally disabled woman charged with shoplifting a candy bar asked to be jailed because three people had been mean to her — then went on to tell authorities about her time spent in un...
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This shows how anyone can become enslaved. These people had federal charges brought aganist them for enslaving this women.

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Slavery in the Modern Age

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Anyone who thinks slavery ended with the 13th Amendment is not paying attention.
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This article shows how slaves are still being bought. Human trafficking is a huge underground operation. These people who are being taken are usually sold to be sex slaves. he 13 amendment was really talking about black slaves but it still is used under these circumstances.
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The Thirteenth Amendment: Slavery and the Constitution

The Thirteenth Amendment: Slavery and the Constitution | Peter Deegan Comey - 13th amendment | Scoop.it
This page includes materials relating to the Thirteenth Amendment and the abolition of slavery. Cases, comments, questions.
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Includes a long history of why slavery was abolished. Significent people. Court cases that has helped the abolishment.

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Police bust Mexican sex slave ring

Police bust Mexican sex slave ring | Peter Deegan Comey - 13th amendment | Scoop.it
Police and federal agents say they busted a sex slave ring that brought more than a dozen women from Mexico to work as prostitutes here.
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The 13th admendment is such a big law in this country that marshals will go out of country to catch offenders. This is a look at what happens to a person who is caught enslaving a person. Many years in jail and a hefty fine could follow.

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Thirteenth Amendment Video — History.com

Thirteenth Amendment Video — History.com | Peter Deegan Comey - 13th amendment | Scoop.it
The 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution officially abolished slavery in America, and was ratified on December 6, 1865, after the conclusion of the American Civil War.
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Why Lincoln try to get this passed. Also, why he found it so important to get it passed.Also a reason why he did not declare it before the war.

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Brooklyn DA: Sex Trafficking Ring Broken Up After Slave Tips Off NYPD - CBS New York

Brooklyn DA: Sex Trafficking Ring Broken Up After Slave Tips Off NYPD - CBS New York | Peter Deegan Comey - 13th amendment | Scoop.it
Four men were arrested Wednesday in connection with a brutal sex trafficking operation in Brooklyn after a 20-year-old woman bravely came forward after eight years as a sex slave, officials said.
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This show how it is now aganist the law to have a slave. No matter race, age, or gender , it is illegal. Now, it is usally charged with other crimes for a longer senence.

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Abraham Lincoln as constitutional radical: The 13th amendment

Abraham Lincoln as constitutional radical: The 13th amendment | Peter Deegan Comey - 13th amendment | Scoop.it
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A long story of how this admendment came to pass. This also includes how the president tried to get it passed. How the president came under fire for it. Why others opposed it. Why was it not a prevous right.

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13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress)

13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress) | Peter Deegan Comey - 13th amendment | Scoop.it
13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual Services and Programs, Digital Reference Section, Library of Congress)
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From library of Congress. Why it was abolished. What rights were guarnteed. Some other research links. Primary documents.

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