United States v. SimpsonAnnotate this Case
252 U.S. 465 (1920)
U.S. Supreme Court
United States v. Simpson, 252 U.S. 465 (1920)
United States v. Simpson
Submitted March 5, 1920
Decided April 19, 1920
252 U.S. 465
The transportation by their owner of five quarts of whiskey for his personal use, in his own automobile, into a state whose laws prohibit the manufacture or sale of intoxicating liquors for beverage purposes is transportation in interstate commerce, and violates the Reed Amendment if the liquor is not intended for any of the purpose therein excepted . P. 252 U. S. 467.
257 F. 860 reversed.
The case is stated in the opinion.