Lincoln & the Civil War, Part 5: The Dred Scott Case (I) by Thomas Krannawitter | Dec 21, 2017 Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSThis is the first podcast exploring the Supreme Court case of Dred Scott v. Sandford. Here are some useful links: A map of the Missouri Compromise of 1820. The full text of the majority opinion written by Chief Justice Roger Taney. An edited and abridged version of the majority opinion written by Chief Justice Roger Taney. Vindicating Lincoln written by your host, Thomas L. Krannawitter.