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Corfield v. Coryell
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
6 F.Cas. 546 (1825)
A New Jersey law prohibited anyone other than New Jersey residents from gathering oysters and clams in the state. The plaintiff brought suit, claiming that the law violated the Privileges and Immunities Clause of Article IV of the United States Constitution.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Washington, J.)
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