5/27/13

Illegal Progs, FDR Declares Emergency, Clinton Harassment

On this day: May 27
The SCOTUS declares the National Industrial Recovery Act to be unconstitutional in A.L.A. Schechter Poultry Corp. v. U.S. (1935)

President Franklin D. Roosevelt proclaims an "unlimited national emergency" (1941)

The SCOTUS rules that Paula Jones can pursue her sexual harassment lawsuit against President Bill Clinton while he is in office (1997)

b: Hans Lammers (1879), Henry Kissinger (1923), Christopher Dodd (1944); d: François-Noël Babeuf (1797), Ernst Niekisch (1967)

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