Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Property Opinions
Johnson V. M’intosh, Feminism
A title to lands, under grants to private Individuals, made by Indian tribes or Nations northwest of the river Ohio, in 1773 and 1775. The decision of the United States District Court is deemed to be in error. ERROR to the District Court of Illinois. This was an action of ejectment for lands in the State and District of Illinois, claimed by the plaintiffs under a purchase and conveyance from the Piankeshaw Indians, and by the defendant, under a grant from the United States.
Alexandra Flynn, "Johnson v. M’intosh" in Eloisa C. Rodriguez-Dod & Elena Maria Marty-Nelson, eds, Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Property Opinions (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, [forthcoming in 2021]).