The Constitution for the United States of America

Article 4
Section 2 - Paragraph 3

No person held to service or labour in one state, under the laws thereof, escaping into another, shall, in consequence of any law or regulation therein, be discharged from such service or labour, but shall be delivered up on claim of the party to whom such service or labour may be due.

This Paragraph is a holdover from our days of slavery and is really null and void.

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