History of the Federal Judiciary

History of the Federal Judiciary

  The Trial of Susan B. Anthony
by Ann D. Gordon, Editor, Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony, Rutgers University

Learn about the case — historical background and documents

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The Trial of Susan B. Anthony: A Short Narrative

The Federal Courts and their Jurisdiction

The Judicial Process: A Chronology

Legal Questions Before the Federal Courts

Legal Arguments in Court


Media and Press Coverage

Historical Documents



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