Memphis and Charleston R. Co. v. Alabama - 107 U.S. 581 (1883)
U.S. Supreme Court
Memphis and Charleston R. Co. v. Alabama, 107 U.S. 581 (1883)
Memphis and Charleston Railroad Company v. Alabama
Decided April 2, 1883
107 U.S. 581
The Memphis and Charleston Railroad Company is made by the statutes of Alabama an Alabama corporation, and although previously incorporated in Tennessee, also cannot remove into the Circuit Court of the United States a suit brought against it in Alabama by a citizen of Alabama.
The case is stated in the opinion of the Court.