Hudson & Manhattan R. Co. v. United States,
313 U.S. 98 (1941)

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Hudson & Manhattan R. Co. v. United States, 313 U.S. 98 (1941)

Hudson & Manhattan Railroad Co. v. United States

No. 628

Argued April 7, 8, 1941

Decided April 28, 1941

313 U.S. 98


The Interstate Commerce Commission, acting on a passenger tariff raising the fare from 6 to 10 cents, and finding that 10 cents would be unreasonable but that 8 cents would be reasonable and would produce the better revenue, fixed the fare at 8 cents.


1. The question whether a 10 or an 8 cent fare would produce more revenue was one of judgment upon evidence. P. 313 U. S. 99.

2. There was evidence to support the findings and order. P. 313 U. S. 99.

33 F.Supp. 495 affirmed.

APPEAL from a judgment dismissing a bill to set aside an order of the Interstate Commerce Commission. 227 I.C.C. 741.

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