United States v. Reisinger
128 U.S. 398 (1888)

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United States v. Reisinger, 128 U.S. 398 (1888)

United States v. Reisinger

No. 59

Submitted November 1, 1888

Decided November 19, 1888

128 U.S. 398

Syllabus

Section 13 of the Revised Statutes, which enacts that

"The repeal of any statute shall not have the effect to release or extinguish any penalty, forfeiture, or liability incurred under such statute unless the repealing act shall so expressly provide, and such statute shall be treated as still remaining in force for the purpose of sustaining any proper action or prosecution for the enforcement of such penalty, forfeiture, or liability,"

clearly excepts from the operation of c. 181,

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