Cleveland v. United States

Text

https://tile.loc.gov/storage-services/service/ll/usrep/usrep329/usrep329014/usrep329014.pdf

Issue

Holding

Upheld convictions of members of polygamous sect for transporting plural wives across state lines in violation of the Mann “White Slave” Act.

Citation

329 U.S. 14

Year

Ratio

Author

Religious Tradition Involved

State/Territory of Origin

Clause (Free Exercise / Establishment / Both / Other)

Does it involve religious institution(s) or individual(s)

Local / State / Federal Legislation

Dissent Author(s)

Uphold / Overturn Penultimate Court

Penultimate court of appeals

Penultimate court opinion citation

Cleveland v. U.S., 146 F.2d 730 (10th Cir. 1945), rev'd sub nom. Chatwin v. U.S., 326 U.S. 455 (1946), and aff'd, 329 U.S. 14 (1946)