History of the United States
Slavery
Colonial America

What are slave codes and what was the punishment for them?

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09/13/2011

Slave codes are laws on slaves and restictions on what they can and cant do. It gave there "Master" all power of them and their property, personal or not. the would be whipped. If a serious code was broken they would(coukd) be branded, killed or prisioned.by being chained to the ground hung until thay die having there legs chained together hung until thay die being whipped any many more horiffic things xx