Breaking the chains
Broadcast: Midmorning, 02/22/2006, 10:06 a.m.
A new book chronicles one of the most important human rights cases in history, the 1772 trial that led to the end of human slavery in England.
- Steven M. Wise: Author of "Though the Heavens May Fall: The Landmark Trial That Led to the End of Human Slavery." He has taught at Harvard, Vermont, and John Marshall law schools and is president of the Center for the Expansion of Fundamental Rights.