I believe the answer is C.
The court cannot place its own opinion over the opinion of the jury.
which of the following was specifically permitted by the emancipation proclamation?
free african americans were allowed to fight for the confederacy.
free african americans were allowed to enlist in the union army and navy.
enslaved people in border states were allowed to move to the north.
enslaved people in border states were allowed to become confederate citizens.
the anecdote makes readers feel sorry for the man’s lack of heritage, then reminds readers that the man has an equally valuable heritage.