Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Mr. Roger O'Donnell argued the cause, and Mr. Raymond T. Coughlin filed a brief, for petitioner.
Solicitor General Thacher, with whom Assistant Attorney General Youngquist and Messrs. Mahlon D. Kiefer, John J. Byrne, and Francis H. Horan were on the brief, for the United States.
Supreme Court of United States.
MR. JUSTICE HOLMES delivered the opinion of the Court.
The petitioner was indicted in three counts, first, for maintaining a common nuisance by keeping for sale at a specified place intoxicating liquor, second, for unlawful possession of intoxicating liquor, and third, for the unlawful sale of such liquor. The jury acquitted him on the second and third counts, and found him guilty on the first. No question was raised in the...
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