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Congress acts to remove bust of Marylander Roger B. Taney, commission one of Baltimore’s Thurgood Marshall

The House passed legislation Wednesday that calls for removing from the Capitol a bust of the U.S. Supreme Court justice who wrote the infamous 1857 Dred Scott decision that held African Americans were not citizens.

Source: The Baltimore Sun Politics Section State of Maryland

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