going above and beyond
- Nov 17, 2006
In the Spirit of Sankofa and Update!
Reparations Movement Growing Strong...Closer than you think
.......This is the latest information I could find on the Reparations Lawsuit prior to May, 2007:
A Federal Court of Appeals Revives a Class Action Seeking Compensation for Slavery in America
By ANTHONY J. SEBOK
Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2006
Efforts to hold corporate America accountable for slavery got an unexpected boost last week, when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit revived a massive class action litigation that had been dismissed by a federal district court in Chicago.
As I will explain, the decision, which was authored by Judge Richard Posner, is a bit of a paradox: It offers the standard conservative analysis of the slavery claims, while also introducing an extremely liberal interpretation of state consumer fraud laws.
In the Spirit of Consolidation,
... Found this tucked safely away in the Archives, all two (2) posts (605) views, posted by the OP and no response replies from the community
Reparations - Partial Legal Victory
Discussion in 'Black People Open Forum' started by Destee, Dec 22, 2006