In re African-American Slave Descendants’ Litigation
United States District Court of the Northern District of Illinois
272 F.Supp.2d 755 (N.D. Ill. 2003)
The plaintiffs, descendants of former slaves, brought suit against defendants for crimes committed in connection with the institution of slavery. The plaintiffs filed a motion to appoint a mediator. The defendants objected to the motion.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Norgle, J.)