WHITNEY v. DICK

Nos. 494, 557.

202 U.S. 132 (1906)

WHITNEY, WARDEN OF THE IDAHO STATE PENITENTIARY v. DICK. SAME v. SAME.

Supreme Court of United States.

Decided April 30, 1906.


Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

The Solicitor General for appellant and petitioner.

Mr. Frank E. Fogg for appellee and respondent.


MR. JUSTICE BREWER, after making the foregoing statement, delivered the opinion of the court.

The first question is, of course, one of jurisdiction. Final orders of the Circuit Court of Appeals may of right be brought to this court only where the matter in dispute exceeds in value one thousand dollars. As there is no amount in controversy, the appeal was unauthorized and must be dismissed. Lau Ow Bew v. United States...

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