No. 10536.

141 F.2d 319 (1944)

PATTERSON, United States Marshal, v. JONES.

Circuit Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

February 25, 1944.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Tom C. Clark, Asst. Atty. Gen., Noel K. Wennblom, U. S. Atty., of Anchorage, Alaska, and Melva M. Graney, Atty., Department of Justice, of Washington, D. C. (Frank J. Hennessy, U. S. Atty., of San Francisco, Cal., of counsel), for appellants.

George B. Grigsby, of Anchorage, Alaska, for appellee.

Before GARRECHT, DENMAN, and STEPHENS, Circuit Judges.

GARRECHT, Circuit Judge.

This is an appeal from a judgment of the District Court of the United States for the Territory of Alaska, Third Division, discharging the appellee from custody on petition for a writ of habeas corpus. Appellants urge that the district court erred in holding that Section 3, Chapter 56, of the Session Laws of Alaska, 1919 (Sec. 4985, Compiled Laws of Alaska 1933), is void as interfering with or attempting to limit an Act of Congress to prevent...


Uncompromising quality. Enduring impact.
Your support ensures a bright future for independent legal reporting.

As you are aware we have offered this as a free subscription over the past years and we have now made it a paid service.Look forward to your continued patronage.



Read it with your Leagle account.
Sign in to continue

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases