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Swift Company v. United States (316 U.S. 216)

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United States Supreme Court

316 U.S. 216

Swift Company  v.  United States (316 U.S. 216)

 Argued: March 6-9, 1942. --- Decided: May 4, 1942

As Amended on Denial of Rehearing June 1, 1942.

Appeal from the District Court of the United States for the Northern District of Illinois.

Mr. Ross Dean Rynder, of Chicago, Ill., for appellants Swift & Co. et al.

Mr. Paul E. Blanchard, of Chicago, Ill., for appellant Armour & Co.

Mr. Hugh B. Cox, of Washington, D.C., for appellees the United States and Interstate Commerce Commission.

Mr. Douglas F. Smith, of Chicago, Ill., for appellees Alton R. Co. et al.

Mr. Justice JACKSON delivered the opinion of the Court.


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