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Newark Fire Insurance Company v. State Board of Tax Appeals



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Reed
Frankfurter

United States Supreme Court

307 U.S. 313

NEWARK FIRE INSURANCE CO.  v.  STATE BOARD OF TAX APPEALS et al.[*]

No. 449.  Argued: April 18, 19, 1939. --- Decided: May 29, 1939.

Amended: June 5, 1939.


Mr. Arthur T. Vanderbilt, of Newark, N.J., for appellant Newark Fire ins. co.

Messrs. John G. Jackson, of New York City, and Jehiel G. Shipman, of Newark, N.J., for appellants Universal Ins. Co. and another.

Mr. Donald R. Richberg, of Washington, D.C., for appellees.

[Argument of Counsel from page 314 intentionally omitted]


The CHIEF JUSTICE announced the judgments of the Court, viz., that the judgments are affirmed with costs. MR. JUSTICE MCREYNOLDS dissenting.


MR. JUSTICE REED announced an opinion in which the CHIEF JUSTICE, MR. JUSTICE BUTLER, and MR. JUSTICE ROBERTS concurred.


MR. JUSTICE FRANKFURTER announced an opinion in which MR. JUSTICE STONE, MR. JUSTICE BLACK, and MR. JUSTICE DOUGLAS concurred.


NotesEdit

^*  Together with No. 456, Universal Insurance Co. et al. v. State Board of Tax Appeals et al., also on appeal from the Court of Errors and Appeals of New Jersey.

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