The Northwestern Reporter, Volume 127

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West Publishing Company, 1910 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Subtitle varies: v. 1-42, containing all the decisions of the Supreme courts of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska and Dakota ; v.43-243 comprising all the current decisions of the Supreme courts of Michigan, Iowa, Wisconsin, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota with key number annotations (varies slightly); v. 244-300, Cases argued and determined in the courts of Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin (varies slightly).

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Page 59 - It is sufficient for the present to say, generally, that when the importer has so acted upon the thing imported that it has become incorporated and mixed up with the mass of property in the country, it has, perhaps, lost its distinctive character as an import, and has become subject to the taxing power of the state...
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Page 216 - Such legislation is not obnoxious to the last clause of the fourteenth amendment, if all persons subject to it are treated alike under similar circumstances and conditions in respect both of the privileges conferred and the liabilities imposed.
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