No. 14021.

315 F.2d 460 (1963)

The PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD COMPANY v. UNITED STATES of America and Interstate Commerce Commission, Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals Third Circuit.

Decided April 5, 1963.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Kathryn H. Baldwin, Dept. of Justice, Washington, D. C. (Joseph D. Guilfoyle, Acting Asst. Atty. Gen., Drew J. T. O'Keefe, U. S. Atty., Alan S. Rosenthal, Attorneys, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C., on the brief), for appellants.

William F. Zearfaus, Philadelphia, Pa. (Edward A. Kaier, Philadelphia, Pa., on the brief), for plaintiff-appellee.

Before BIGGS, Chief Judge, and STALEY, Circuit Judge, and LEAHY, District Judge.

BIGGS, Chief Judge.

The problem presented by the case at bar is a difficult one. On various dates in 1941 and 1942, 75 carloads of iron and steel articles were shipped via The Pennsylvania Railroad Company from various points in Ohio, West Virginia and Maryland to the Port of New York for export to the British Ministry of War Transportation. The shipments moved on "prepaid"1 bills of lading which acknowledged that the lading was "Received...

Let's get started

Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

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