Venable v. Richards - 105 U.S. 636 (1881)
U.S. Supreme Court
Venable v. Richards, 105 U.S. 636 (1881)
Venable v. Richards
105 U.S. 636
1. Section 643 of the Revised Statutes, providing for removal from state courts of civil suits against revenue officers, is not superseded by the Act of March 3, 1875, c. 137.
2. The tax on snuff is thirty-two cents per pound. Granulated tobacco is not snuff, within the meaning of the statute.
The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.