Blamberg Bros. v. United States
260 U.S. 452 (1923)

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Blamberg Bros. v. United States, 260 U.S. 452 (1923)

Blamberg Brothers v. United States

No. 165

Argued December 5, 1922

Decided January 2, 1923

260 U.S. 452

Syllabus

The second section of the Suits in Admiralty Act does not authorize a suit in personam against the United States as a substitute for a libel in rem when the United States vessel is not in a port of the United States or of one of her possessions. P. 260 U. S. 458.

272 F. 978 affirmed.

Page 260 U. S. 453

Appeal from a decree of the district court dismissing a libel in admiralty for want of jurisdiction.

Page 260 U. S. 456

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