Lee Lung v. Patterson
186 U.S. 168 (1902)

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U.S. Supreme Court

Lee Lung v. Patterson, 186 U.S. 168 (1902)

Lee Lung v. Patterson

No. 189

Argued and submitted April 21, 1902

Decided May 19, 1902

186 U.S. 168

Syllabus

Under the statutes referred to in the opinion of the Court, jurisdiction is given to the collector of the port at which an alien Chinese seeks to land, over his right to do so, and necessarily also to pass upon the evidence presented to establish that right.

The case is stated in the opinion of the court.

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