Weed & Company v. Lockwood (255 U.S. 104)

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Weed & Company v. Lockwood  (1921) 
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Opinion of the Court

United States Supreme Court

255 U.S. 104

C. A. WEED & COMPANY  v.  LOCKWOOD, AS UNITED STATES ATTORNEY FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK.

Appeal from the District Court of the United States for the Western District of New York.

No. 407.  Argued: October 19, 20, 1920. --- Decided: February 28, 1921.

Statement of the Case.

Decided upon the authority of United States v. Cohen Grocery Co., ante, 81.

264 Fed. Rep. 453, reversed.


This was a suit by a dealer in wearing apparel to enjoin further prosecution under an indictment based on the fourth section of the Food Control Act. The plaintiff appealed directly from a decree dismissing the bill.


Counsel for Parties.

Mr. William L. Frierson, Solicitor General for appellee.

Mr. Simon Fleischmann of Buffalo, N. Y., with whom Mr. Edward L. Jellinek, Mr. Martin Clark of Buffalo, N. Y., Mr. James O. Moore and Mr. John W. Ryan were on the brief, for appellant.


Mr. Chief Justice WHITE delivered the opinion of the court.


Notes[edit]

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).