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"States treats Haitians today slavery was legalized as an official institution. Seventeen eighty nine. With ratification of the US constitution. Two years later in August, seventeen ninety one Haitian slaves. Revolted took control the island four months later on December eighth. Seventeen ninety one frightened American. Slave owners persuaded the US congress doing act the second constitutional amendment. They granted white citizens the right to have malicious and required all white males between the ages of eighteen and forty five to bat on in case of slave revolts. The fear of possible slave revolts was omnipresent and triggered southern states to organize malicious. There were a few flavor votes in US, but none of them"