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American Express Company v. United States

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United States Supreme Court

212 U.S. 522

American Express Company  v.  United States

 Argued: November 10, 11, 1908. --- Decided: February 23, 1909

Messrs. Lawrence Maxwell, Jr., Lewis Cass Ledyard, Frank H. Platt, Carl A. deGersdorf, W. W. Green, and Charles W. Stockton for appellants.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 523-524 intentionally omitted]

Attorney General Bonaparte and Solicitor General Hoyt for appellee.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 525-527 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Justice Day delivered the opinion of the court:


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