Murdock v. Pennsylvania

PETITIONER:Robert Murdock et al.
RESPONDENT:Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
LOCATION:

DOCKET NO.: 480
DECIDED BY: Stone Court (1943-1945)
LOWER COURT:

ARGUED: Mar 10, 1943 / Mar 11, 1943
DECIDED: May 03, 1943

Facts of the case

Murdock v. Pennsylvania was a case caused by the provisions of the ordinance that implemented the requirement of paying for a purchase license for all individual soliciting any kinds of goods with the purpose to gain state tax on this transaction in the borough of Jeannette, Pennsylvania.