Gag Law adopted (16 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


The House of Representatives, dominated by pro-slavery congressmen, votes to table all antislavery petitions without discussion.

Editors. "Gag Law adopted". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[, accessed 27 April 2017.]

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