Southern Railway Co. v. Painter
314 U.S. 155 (1941)

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U.S. Supreme Court

Southern Railway Co. v. Painter, 314 U.S. 155 (1941)

Southern Railway Co. v. Painter

No. 24

Argued October 20, 21, 1941

Decided November 17, 1941

314 U.S. 155

Syllabus

Section 265 of the Judicial Code forbids a federal court to enjoin proceedings in a state court though such injunction be in support of a suit, under the Federal Employers' Liability Act, begun earlier and then pending in the federal court. P. 314 U. S. 159.

117 F.2d 100 reversed.

Certiorari, 313 U.S. 556, to review the affirmance of a decree of injunction.

Page 314 U. S. 158

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