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  • The measure soon met with strong opposition in the northern states, and Personal Liberty Laws were passed to hamper officials in the execution of the law; Indiana in 1824 and Connecticut in 1828 providing jury trial for fugitives who appealed from an original decision against them.
  • Evidently these fugitives were allowed to pass by special permission.
  • The condition of fugitives and of pursuers was equally bad.
  • Nothing remained but to follow up the fugitives, and determine the conditions of the general pacification.
  • Luxemburg was left in charge in Flanders, and the prince took command of the remnant of Turenne's old army and of the fugitives of Crequi's.
 

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