Talk:Aaron Burr

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Treason and the U.S. Constitituion[edit]

I changed the article to say that the U.S. Constitution requires two witnesses in the charge of treason. It's not something that Marshall made up. (this unsigned contribution was added on 11 July 2006 by 209.221.185.146)

Theodosia Burr Alston[edit]

Linked Theodosia (daughter) to her Wiki page

commanding general -- incorrect????[edit]

This appears to be incorrect per

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commanding_General_of_the_United_States_Army

Projecting PC to the past?[edit]

"[John Pierre Burr] identified as African American". That would be odd. The term was not in use then as far as I know. Are we projecting modern political correctness backward in time? More likely he identified himself as black or african, but without the source we don't know. 155.213.224.59 (talk) 18:25, 19 February 2015 (UTC)