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389 U.S. 486

Penn-Central Merger and N & W Inclusion Cases

 Argued: States et al.; No. 832, Erie-Lackawanna Railroad Co. et al. v. United States et al.; No. 833, Boston & Maine Corp. v. United States et al.; No. 834, Reading Co. v. United States et al.; No. 835, City of Scranton et al. v. United States et al.; and No. 836, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co. et al. v. United States et al., on appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, argued December 4, 1967. No. 433, City of Pottsville v. United States et al., on appeal from the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania; No. 663, Misc., Borough of Moosic v. United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania et al.; and No. 664, Misc., City of Scranton et al. v. United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania et al., on motions for leave to file petitions for writs of mandamus and/or certiorari to the United State District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. ---

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Howard J. Trienens, Chicago, Ill., Myron S. Isaacs, New York City, Edward A. McDermott, Washington, D.C., Ernest R. von Starck, Philadelphia, Pa., Gordon P. MacDougall, Washington, D.C., Malcolm Fooshee and Lester C. Migdal, New York City, for appellants.

Solicitor General, Erwin N. Griswold, Thomas D. Barr, Harry G. Silleck, Jr., New York City, Joseph Auerback and Hugh B. Cox, Washington, D.C., for appellees.

[Argument of Counsel intentionally omitted from pages 490-491]

Mr. Justice FORTAS delivered the opinion of the Court.

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