CHANROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
US LAWS, STATUTES and CODES : Chan Robles Virtual Law Library USA Supreme Court Decisions | Resolutions : Chan Robles Virtual Law Library

ChanRobles™ Virtual Law Library™ | chanrobles.com™   
Main Index Repository of Laws, Statutes and Codes Latest Philippine Supreme Court Decisions Chan Robles Virtual Law Library Latest Legal Updates Philippine Legal Resources Significant Philippine Legal Resources Worldwide Legal Resources Philippine Supreme Court Decisions United States Legal Resources United States Supreme Court Jurisprudence ChanRobles LawTube - Social Network

ChanRobles Internet Bar Review : www.chanroblesbar.com DebtKollect Company, Inc. - Debt Collection Firm Intellectual Property Division - Chan Robles Law Firm

Philippine Supreme Court DecisionsChanRobles On-Line Bar Review

google search for chanrobles.comSearch for www.chanrobles.com


FAIRMONT CREAMERY CO. V. MINNESOTA, 274 U. S. 1 (1927)

Subscribe to Cases that cite 274 U. S. 1 RSS feed for this section

U.S. Supreme Court

Fairmont Creamery Co. v. Minnesota, 274 U.S. 1 (1927)

Fairmont Creamery Company v. Minnesota

No. 725

Argued February 23, 1927

Decided April 11, 1927

274 U.S. 1

Syllabus

1. A state law (G.S. Minn., § 3907) punishing anyone engaged in the business of buying milk, cream, or butterfat for manufacture or sale who discriminates between different localities of the state by buying such commodities in one locality at a higher price than he pays for the same commodity in another locality, allowance being made for any difference in actual cost of transportation from locality of purchase to that of manufacture or sale, infringes the liberty of contract guaranteed by the Fourteenth Amendment. P. 274 U. S. 8.

2. Such a weeping inhibition cannot be sustained as a means of preventing some buyers from attempts to destroy competition or secure a monopoly in the business by paying excessive prices. P. 274 U. S. 9.

3. It is the duty of the Court to inquire into the real effect of any statute duly challenged because of interference with freedom of contract, and to declare it invalid when it has no substantial relation to any evil which the state has power to suppress, but is a clear infringement of private rights. P. 274 U. S. 11.

168 Minn. 381 reversed.

Error to a judgment of the Supreme Court of Minnesota sustaining a conviction of the Creamery Company of "unfair discrimination" in purchasing butterfat for manufacture and sale. See also 162 Minn. 146 and 168 Minn. 378. chanroblesvirtualawlibrary

Page 274 U. S. 3





Back
ChanRobles™ LawTube

google search for chanrobles.com Search for www.chanrobles.com


Supreme Court Decisions Philippine Supreme Court DecisionsUS Supreme Court Decisions



www.chanrobles.us




QUICK SEARCH

cralaw

Browse By ->> Volume


cralaw

Browse By ->> Year


cralaw

  Copyright © ChanRobles Publishing Company | Disclaimer | E-mail Restrictions
ChanRobles™ Virtual Law Library | chanrobles.com™
 
RED