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274 U.S. 289

Alston  v.  United States

 Argued: April 14, 1927. --- Decided: May 16, 1927

Messrs. Hooper Alexander, of Atlanta, Ga., and Frans E. Lindquist, of Kansas City, Mo., for Alston.

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The Attorney General, Massrs. William D. Mitchell, Sol. Gen., and Robert P. Reeder, Sp. Asst. Atty. Gen., for the United States.

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Mr. Justice McREYNOLDS delivered the opinion of the court.


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