McBoyle v. United States
283 U.S. 25 (1931)

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McBoyle v. United States, 283 U.S. 25 (1931)

McBoyle v. United States

No. 552

Argued February 26, 27, 1931

Decided March 9, 1931

283 U.S. 25


The National Motor Vehicle Theft Act, U.S. Title 18, § 408, which punishes whoever transport, or causes to be transported, in interstate or foreign commerce a motor vehicle knowing it to have been stolen, and which defines "motor vehicle" as including "an automobile, automobile truck, automobile wagon, motor cycle, or any other self-propelled vehicle not designed for running on rails" does not apply to aircraft. P. 283 U. S. 26.

43 F.2d 273 reversed.

Certiorari, 282 U.S. 835, to review a judgment affirming a conviction under the Motor Vehicle Theft Act.

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