Editors. "Disraeli overrules a ruling requiring fugitive slaves to be restored". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18693, accessed 21 December 2013.]
After popular outcries against an Admiralty ruling that requires fugitive slaves within British territorial waters to be returned to their masters, Prime Minister Disraeli overrules the Admiralty.