The sensational trial that introduced ‘temporary insanity’

Life among government leaders in Washington, D.C., in the mid-1800s was hectic during the days and a whirlwind of social activities at night. Debates in Congress were rough then, as they are today. But in the evenings, disputes were put aside. Leaders and spouses would open their homes to friends and acquaintances for elegant receptions, ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *