Friday, September 23, 2011

September 24th

1789: The United States Congress passes the Judiciary Act which creates the office of the United States Attorney General, the federal judiciary system, and the People's Court.

1890: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints officially renounces polygamy... but unofficially tells its men to take it when they can get it.

1962: United States court of appeals orders the University of Mississippi to admit James Meredith... and get a decent passing quarterback.


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