Clark v. Allen

Clark v. Allen by William O. Douglas
Court Documents

United States Supreme Court

331 U.S. 503

Clark  v.  Allen

 Argued: April 11, 1947. --- Decided: June 9, 1947

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Harry Leroy Jones, of Washington, D.C., for petitioner.

S.C.. Masterson, of Richmond, Cal., for respondents.

Everett W. Mattoon, of Los Angeles, Cal., for the State of California, as amicus curiae by special leave of Court.

Mr. Justice DOUGLAS delivered the opinion of the Court.


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