U.S. Supreme Court
Sutton v. New Jersey, 244 U.S. 258 (1917)
Sutton v. New Jersey
Nos. 189, 190
Argued April 20, 1917
Decided May 21, 1917
244 U.S. 258
A state law requiring a streetcar company to carry city detectives free when in the discharge of duty held not an arbitrary or unreasonable exercise of police power.
A state law requiring a streetcar company to carry city detectives free while in the discharge of duty is a valid exercise of a reserved power to amend the company's charter.
87 N.J.L.192; id., 332, affirmed.
The case is stated in the opinion.