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  2. ... of 1850 was created... to deal with the balance between slave and free states.... One of the provisions was the fugitive slave act that was ...

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  3. ...at the large number of slaves escaping to the North and in 1850 managed to persuade Congress to pass the Fugitive Slave Act . In future, any ...

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  4. ... found freedom by way of the railroad, but it may have been as many...after the US passed its Fugitive Slave Act in 1850 . The new law allowed slave ...

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