Presentation on theme: "Black Codes By: Kyrian Williams Valerie Ward Tori Miller RJ Reid Zack Philips."— Presentation transcript:
Black Codes By: Kyrian Williams Valerie Ward Tori Miller RJ Reid Zack Philips
Black Codes Laws that restricted the freedom of former slaves and were designed to assure white supremacy. These blacks vote seperately from
Some Black Codes Arkansas enacted an ordinance banning free blacks from immigrating into the state. Texas Black Codes - Persons of color shall not testify, except where the prosecution is against a person who is a person of color ; or where the offence is charged to have been committed against the person or property of a person of color
Black Codes being Enforced These black people were being punished for trying to get a job.