Nixon v. Herndon

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Nixon v. Herndon
by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
875243Nixon v. Herndon — SyllabusOliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

United States Supreme Court

273 U.S. 536

Nixon  v.  Herndon

 Argued: and Submitted Jan. 4, 1927. --- Decided: March 7, 1927

Messrs. Louis Marshall, of New York City, F. C.

Knollenberg, of El Paso, Tex., A. B. Spingarn, of New York City, R. J. Channell, of El Paso, Tex., Moorfield Storey, of Boston, Mass., and James A. Cobb, of Washington, D. C., for plaintiff in error.

Messrs. Claude Pollard and D. A. Simmons, both of Austin, Tex., for defendants in error.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 537-538 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Justice HOLMES delivered the opinion of the Court.


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).

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