Stanton v. Baltic Mining Company

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Stanton v. Baltic Mining Company by Edward Douglass White
Syllabus
Stanton v. Baltic Mining Co., 240 U.S. 103 (1916), was a case decided by the Supreme Court of the United States in which the Court upheld the validity of a tax statute called the Revenue Act of 1913, also known as the Tariff Act, Ch. 16, 38 Stat. 166 (Oct. 3, 1913), enacted pursuant to Article I, section 8, clause 1 of, and the Sixteenth Amendment to, the United States Constitution, imposing a federal income tax. — Excerpted from Stanton v. Baltic Mining Co. on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Court Documents
Opinion of the Court

United States Supreme Court

240 U.S. 103

STANTON  v.  BALTIC MINING COMPANY

 Argued: October 14 and 15, 1915. --- Decided: February 21, 1916

Mr. Charles A. Snow for appellant.

No appearance for appellees.

Mr. John R. Van Derlip filed a brief as amicus curioe.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 104-106 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Chief Justice White 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).