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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harrison_Narcotics_Tax_Act

The Harrison Narcotics Tax Act (Ch. 1, 38 Stat. 785) was a United States federal law that regulated and taxed the production, importation, and distribution of opiates and coca products. The act was proposed by Representative Francis Burton Harrison of New York and was approved on December 17, 1914. "An Act To ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Standard_Oil_Co._of_New_Jersey_v._United_States

Standard Oil Co. of New Jersey v. United States, 221 U.S. 1 (1911), was a case in which the Supreme Court of the United States found Standard Oil Co. of New Jersey guilty of monopolizing the petroleum industry through a series of abusive and anticompetitive actions. The Court's remedy was to divide Standard Oil into ...

www.casebriefs.com/blog/law/property/property-law-keyed-to-dukeminier/legislative-land-use-controls-the-law-of-zoning/state-v-city-of-rochester

There was evidence that more high-density housing was greatly needed in the City of Rochester. Issue. Was the re-zoning of a single tract presumptively invalid as a “quasi-judicial act” by the Council, not supported by written finds and substantial evidence? If a legislative act, was it arbitrary and capricious and without ...

www.casebriefs.com/blog/law/property/property-law-keyed-to-dukeminier/legislative-land-use-controls-the-law-of-zoning/city-of-edmonds-v-oxford-house-inc

The Respondent, Oxford House (Respondent), opened a group home for 10-12 adults recovering from drug or alcohol addiction. The Petitioner, the City of Edmonds (Petitioner), promulgated a definition of family, for purposes of single- family zoning. The definition only allowed fewer than 5 unrelated persons to live together ...

www.casebriefs.com/blog/law/property/property-law-keyed-to-dukeminier/legislative-land-use-controls-the-law-of-zoning/pa-northwestern-distributors-inc-v-zoning-hearing-board

Brief Fact Summary. The Appellant, PA Northwestern Distributors (Appellant), opened an adult bookstore. Twenty four days later, the Township adopted an Ordinance that imposed restrictions on the location and operation of “adult commercial enterprises.” The ordinance contained a provision requiring pre- exiting business ...

www.law.cornell.edu/supremecourt/text/200/321

168; St. Paul & P. R. Co. v. Northern P. R. Co. 139 U. S. 1, 35 L. ed. 77, 11 Sup. Ct. Rep. 389; United States v. Southern P. R. Co. 146 U. S. 570, 36 L. ed. 1091, 13 Sup. Ct. Rep. 152. A patent from the United States operates to transfer the title, not merely from the date of the patent, but from the inception of the equitable right  ...

caselaw.findlaw.com/us-5th-circuit/1714700.html

Sep 30, 2015 ... She also testified that Jones stayed at the Cedar Grove Residence, helped with the operation, carried a gun with him while at the house, acted as a guard ... United States v. Morgan, 117 F.3d 849, 854 n. 2 (5th Cir.1997). Regarding their firearms convictions, both Jones and Barnes also concede that “it was ...

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