They applied diplomatic pressure to achieve this, including invoking the Treaty of Ghent with the US, which tly enforced their respective prohibitions against the international slave trade. While the legal battle continued, Dr.
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He suggested that if the Court found for Spanish rights of property, the Africans would be returned to Cuba.
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At that point, Great Britain and Spain could argue their questions of law and treaties between. The Spanish minister stated "I do not, in fact, understand how a foreign court of justice can be considered competent to take cognizance of an offence committed on board of a Spanish vessel, by Spanish subjects, and against Spanish subjects, in the waters of a Spanish territory; for it was committed on the coasts of this island, and under the flag of this nation.
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