May 21, 1991

Judge James HoldermanToday in League HistoryMay 21, 1991—Federal Judge James Holderman dismisses the NOW v. Scheidler case, saying there is insufficient evidence to prove the National Organization for Women’s claims and that the racketeering (RICO) charges are “nonsense.” His ruling would be overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court, allowing the case to go forward to trial in 1998.

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