Railway Express Agency, Inc. v. New York

PETITIONER:Railway Express Agency, Inc.
RESPONDENT:New York
LOCATION:

DOCKET NO.: 51
DECIDED BY: Vinson Court (1946-1949)
LOWER COURT:

ARGUED: Dec 06, 1948
DECIDED: Jan 31, 1949

Facts of the case

The Railway express agency was convicted and obliged to pay fine for breach of the traffic regulation of New York City. This law established prohibitions on any advertisements on vehicles except one’s of owners` products, services and were not used directly for promotion with purpose to maintain the safety conditions of street traffic and reduce distractions and cars accidents.