324 U.S. 839 (1945), 1189, De Beers Consolidated Mines, Ltd. v. United States

Docket Nº:No. 1189.
Citation:324 U.S. 839, 65 S.Ct. 1030, 89 L.Ed. 1402
Party Name:DE BEERS CONSOLIDATED MINES, LTD., et al., petitioners, v. The UNITED STATES of America.
Case Date:April 23, 1945
Court:United States Supreme Court
 
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324 U.S. 839 (1945)

65 S.Ct. 1030, 89 L.Ed. 1402

DE BEERS CONSOLIDATED MINES, LTD., et al., petitioners,

v.

The UNITED STATES of America.

No. 1189.

United States Supreme Court.

April 23, 1945

COUNSEL

Messrs. Robert T. Swaine and Wm. Dwight Whitney, for petitioners.

Solicitor General Fahy, Assistant Attorney General Berge, Messrs. Charles H. Weston, Herbert A. Berman and Edward S. Stinson, for the United States.

OPINION

In this case the motion for leave to file petition for writ of certiorari is granted and the petition for writ of certiorari to the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York is granted. The case is transferred to the summary docket and assigned for argument immediately following Nos. 1016 and 1017. Counsel are requested to discuss in their briefs and upon oral argument the question...

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