It happened today - May 26, 2016
On May 26 of 1857 Dred Scott got his freedom. The wrong way. Too late. But there is some small comfort in the matter despite the horrifying backdrop. Scott was, of course, the slave plaintiff in the most important case in American judicial history and the most disastrous and judicially preposterous ruling the U.S.
John Robson Online
Wish I'd said that - May 26