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Pennsylvania v. West Virginia (262 U.S. 553)

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262 U.S. 553

Pennsylvania  v.  West Virginia (262 U.S. 553)

 Argued: April 20, 1923. --- Decided: June 11, 1923

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Messrs. John W. Davis, of New York City, John G. Price and Freeman T. Eagleson, both of Columbus, Ohio, R. G. Altizer, of Charleston, W. Va., and Edward E. Corn, of Ironton, Ohio, for the State of Ohio.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 555-566 intentionally omitted]

Messrs. G. M. Hoffheimer, of Clarksburg, W. Va., E. T. England and Fred O. Blue, both of Charleston, W. Va., Philip P. Steptoe, of Clarksburg, W. Va. and W. S. John, of Morgantown, W. Va., for the State of West Virginia.

Messrs. Geo. E. Alter, of Pittsburgh, Pa., W. I. Schaffer, of Chester, Pa., and A. Leo Weil, of Pittsburgh, Pa., for the Commonwealth Wealth of Pennsylvania.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 566-581 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Justice VAN DEVANTER delivered the opinion of the Court.


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