DOCKET NO.: 762
DECIDED BY: Fuller Court (1890)
ARGUED: Jan 13, 1890
DECIDED: Mar 24, 1890
Facts of the case
A Minnesota law made its railroad commission the final judge of the reasonableness of railroad rates. The railroad maintained that "it is always a judicial question as to whether a statute is repugnant to provisions of the constitution."
Does the Minnesota law violate the due process clause of the 14th Amendment?