United States v. Northeastern Construction Co. - 260 U.S. 326 (1922)
U.S. Supreme Court
United States v. Northeastern Construction Co., 260 U.S. 326 (1922)
United States v. Northeastern Construction Company
Argued November 24, 1922
Decided December 4, 1922
260 U.S. 326
APPEAL FROM THE COURT OF CLAIM
Decided on the authority of United States v. Mason & Hanger Co., ante, 260 U. S. 323.
56 Ct.Clms. 492 affirmed.
Appeal by the United States from a judgment of the Court of Claims. See the per curiam decision of April 9, 1923, to be reported in volume 261, reaffirming the judgment after rehearing.
MR. JUSTICE McKENNA delivered the opinion of the Court.
Judgment in this case was rendered at the same time as that in Mason & Hanger Co. v. United States, ante, 260 U. S. 323.
The amounts only are different. In that case, it was $2,500 -- in this case it is $150. In both, the amounts represented premiums on bonds and depend upon the same considerations. On the authority of the Mason & Hanger Co. case, the judgment of the Court of Claims in this case is