On March 26, 2002, the first (Farmer-Paellmann v. FleetBoston) of a series of reparations cases is filed by descendants of enslaved Africans against corporations. The case includes human rights and consumer fraud allegations. June 29, 2018 No Comments Reference: http://news.findlaw.com/cnn/docs/slavery/fpllmnflt032602cmp.pdf Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like June 28, 2018 In 1910, Walter L. Fleming publishes an article entitled “Ex-Slave Pension ‘Frauds” in which he credits Walter Vaughan with having an honest pension lobbying operation, but condemns other groups as engaged in fraud. June 29, 2018 In 1967, the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO) is established. June 29, 2018 In 2000, US House Representative Tony Hall proposes H.R. 356, a formal resolution to acknowledge and apologize for slavery.