Law and Justice, 1910-1919

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Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 2: 1910-1919. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 1060L

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Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.


Important Events in Law and Justice, 1910–1919 … 278


New York Worker's Compensation Act

New York State Legislature, 1910 … 281

Standard Oil Co. of New Jersey v. U.S.

Edward D. White and John Marshall
Harlan, 1911 … 283

Hoke v. U.S.

Joseph McKenna, February 24, 1913 … 287

Weeks v. U.S.

William R. Day, February 24, 1914 … 292

Houston, East & West Texas Railway Co. v. U.S.

Charles Evans Hughes, June 8, 1914 … 294

Bunting v. Oregon

Joseph McKenna, April 9, 1917 … 298

Buchanan v. Warley

William R. Day, November 5, 1917 … 301

"Dissent During World War I: The Kate O'Hare Trial: 1919"

Kate Richards O'Hare and Martin J. Wade,
December 1917 … 304

Selective Draft Law Cases

Edward D. White, January 7, 1918 … 310

The Lynching of Robert P. Prager

"German Is Lynched by an Illinois Mob";
"Cabinet Discusses Prager's Lynching";
"Prager Asked Mob to Wrap Body in
Flag"; "Tried for Prager Murder"; "The
Prager Case"

New York Times, April 5–June 3, 1918 … 313

Schenck v. U.S.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., March 3,
1919 … 316

Debs v. U.S.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., March 10,
1919 … 319

Abrams v. U.S.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., November
10, 1919 … 322

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