Silverthorne Lumber Company v. United States

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United States Supreme Court

251 U.S. 385

SILVERTHORNE LUMBER COMPANY  v.  UNITED STATES

 Argued: Dec. 12, 1919. --- Decided: Jan 26, 1920

Messrs. Frederic D. McKenney and Myer Cohen, both of Washington, D. C., and William D. Guthrie, of New York City, for plaintiffs in error.

Mr. Assistant Attorney General Stewart, for the United States.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 385-390 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Justice HOLMES delivered the opinion of the Court.

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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).