District of Columbia v. John Railroad Thompson Company
United States Supreme Court
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA v. JOHN RAILROAD THOMPSON COMPANY
Argued: April 30 and May 1, 1953. --- Decided: June 8, 1953
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Mr. Chester H. Gray, Washington, D.C., for petitioner.
Mr. Ringgold Hart, Washington, D.C., for respondent.
Mr. Philip Elman, Washington, D.C., for U.S. amicus curiae, by special leave of Court.
Mr. Edward F. Colladay, Washington, D.C., for Washington Board of Trade, amicus curiae, by special leave of Court.
Mr. Justice DOUGLAS delivered the opinion of the Court.
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