1998: France- the “judicial error” of the Dreyfus affair

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French President Jacques Chirac apologizes for the “judicial error” of the Dreyfus affair on the 100-year anniversary of Emile Zola’s “J-accuse.”

To: 
General public
From: 
France
Year of Apology: 
1998
Footnote: 
Bowman, James. “Sorry about that.” New Criterion. May, 1998; Askwith, Richard. “The Year of Saying Sorry.” Daily Telegraph. December 26, 1998.