Bailey v. Alabama (219 U.S. 219)
|Bailey v. Alabama (219 U.S. 219) (1911) by
|Bailey v. Alabama, 219 U.S. 219 (1911), was a United States Supreme Court case which overturned the peonage laws of Alabama.|
United States Supreme Court
BAILEY v. ALABAMA
Error to the Supreme Court of Alabama
No. 300 Argued: October 20, 21, 1910 --- Decided: January 3, 1911
Messrs. Edward S. Watts, Fred S. Ball, and Daniel W. Troy for plaintiff in error.
Assistant Attorney General Harr, with Attorney General Wickersham, as amici curiae.
[Argument of Counsel from pages 220-224 intentionally omitted]
Messrs. Alexander M. Garber and Thomas W. Martin for defendant in error.
[Argument of Counsel from pages 224-227 intentionally omitted]
Mr. Justice Hughes delivered the opinion of the court: