The Trials of Clement Vallandingham
June 1, 2015
Clement Vallandingham is a figure lost to history. Known to but a handful of American Historians, Vallandingham was a pivotal figure in the country’s political life up to and including the Civil War era. He also was a party in one of the Supreme Court’s Civil War jurisprudence. And finally, readers will be interested in the manner in which he concluded his career as a lawyer.