United States v. Oppenheimer
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|Supreme Court decision applying the common law concept of res judicata (literally: the thing is decided) to criminal law cases. — Excerpted from United States v. Oppenheimer on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.United States v. Oppenheimer, 242 U.S. 85; (1916), was a landmark|
United States Supreme Court
UNITED STATES v. OPPENHEIMER
Argued: October 19 and 20, 1916. --- Decided: December 4, 1916
Assistant Attorney General Warren and Mr. A. J. Clopton for plaintiff in error.
Messrs. Benjamin Slade, L. Laflin Kellogg, and Abram J. Rose for defendants in error.
Mr. Justice Holmes delivered the opinion of the court:
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