Missouri Railway Company of Texas v. Texas

Missouri Railway Company of Texas v. Texas by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Court Documents

United States Supreme Court

245 U.S. 484

Missouri Railway Company of Texas  v.  Texas

 Argued: Jan. 2, 1918. --- Decided: Jan 14, 1918

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Mr. Alexander H. McKnight, of Dallas, Tex., Mr. C. S. Burg and Mr. Joseph M. Bryson, both of St. Louis, Mo., and Mr. Alexander Britton and Mr. Evans Browne, both of Washington, D. C., for plaintiffs in error.

Mr. B. F. Looney and Mr. Luther Nickels, both of Austin, Tex., for the State of Texas.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 485-486 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Justice HOLMES delivered the opinion of the Court.


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