North American Oil Consolidated v. Burnet

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North American Oil Consolidated v. Burnet by Louis Brandeis
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North American Oil Consolidated v. Burnet, 286 U.S. 417 (1932), was a landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court that established the claim of right doctrine. — Excerpted from North American Oil Consolidated v. Burnet on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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United States Supreme Court

286 U.S. 417

NORTH AMERICAN OIL CONSOLIDATED  v.  BURNET

 Argued: April 20, 21, 1932. --- Decided: May 23, 1932

Mr. Herbert W. Clark, of San Francisco, Cal., for petitioner.

[Argument of Counsel from page 418 intentionally omitted]

The Attorney General and Mr. G. A.Youngquist, Asst. Atty. Gen., for respondent.

[Argument of Counsel from page 419 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Justice BRANDEIS delivered the opinion of the Court.

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