The Emancipation Proclamation was never a law. It was an executive action used as a war measure in the US Civil War.
The Emancipation ProclamationThe Emancipation Proclamation freed southern slaves (almost all of them). But it did free them until 1863. It became a law on the 1st day of January in 1863 (yes,... when it freed slaves () when it became a law it freed them)
The Emancipation Proclamation
the Emancipation Proclamation
He passed the emancipation proclamation.
Yes, it is a law and almost anything that is specified is capitalised.
The Emancipation Proclamation was not a law but an executive order by the president. It needed the 13th amendment to the US Constitution to give it the weight and force of law.
The Emancipation Proclamation was passed on September 22 1862.
It didn't. It wasn't a law, only a proclamation. It defied the Supreme Court's finding in the Dred Scott case that slavery was legal according to the Conctitution.
The law that finally outlawed slavery in the United States was the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Emancipation proclamation