Berry v. Davis
242 U.S. 468 (1917)

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Berry v. Davis, 242 U.S. 468 (1917)

Berry v. Davis*

No. 47

Submitted October 26, 1916

Decided January 15, 1917

242 U.S. 468

Syllabus

When injunctive relief against action by state officials granted in the court below becomes superfluous and the case moot because of subsequent state legislation passed while the case is here pending, this

Page 242 U. S. 470

Court will reverse and remand with directions to dismiss the bill without costs.

216 F. 413 reversed.

The case is stated in the opinion.

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