RESPONDENT: New York
DOCKET NO.: 531
DECIDED BY: Hughes Court (1932-1937)
ARGUED: Dec 04, 1933 / Dec 05, 1933
DECIDED: Mar 05, 1934
Facts of the case
To combat the effects of the Great Depression, New York adopted a Milk Control Law in 1933 which established a board empowered to set a minimum retail price for milk. Nebbia was a store owner who violated the law.
Did the regulation violate the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment?