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it's 14Th amendment is the rights of citizens

The 14th admendment did not overturn the Dred Scott vs Sanford Case. Dred Scott sue his master Sanford for his freedom because he had live in a free state for a year or more with his master. Scott's case went to the supreme court and the supreme court Justice who was form Kentucky stated "That a Black man had no rights that was recognize by a white man". Dred Scott went back south with Sanford.

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Q: How did the 14th amendment overturn the Dred Scott vs Sandford Case?
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