Richfield Oil Corporation v. State Board of Equalization


Richfield Oil Corporation v. State Board of Equalization by William O. Douglas
Syllabus
Court Documents

United States Supreme Court

329 U.S. 69

Richfield Oil Corporation  v.  State Board of Equalization

 Argued: Oct. 24, 1946. --- Decided: Nov 25, 1946

Action by Richfield Oil Corporation against State Board of Equalization to recover, with interest, a sum paid under protest as a retail sales tax and as interest thereon. A judgment was entered by the California Supreme Court, 27 Cal.2d 150, 163 P.2d 1, reversing a judgment for plaintiff after the judgment for the plaintiff had first been affirmed, 155 P.2d 1, and the plaintiff appeals.

Appeal from the Supreme Court of the State of California.

[Syllabus from pages 69-71 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Norman S. Sterry, of Los Angeles, Cal., for appellant.

Mr. John L. Nourse, of Los Angeles, Cal., for appellee.

Mr. Justice DOUGLAS delivered the opinion of the Court.

NotesEdit

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).