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Texas v. White
United States Supreme Court
7 Wall. 700 (1869)
The United States government issued federal bonds to the State of Texas as part of the settlement of the state’s border with New Mexico. The secession government of Texas, which believed the state was no longer a part of the United States, sought to exert authority over the bonds.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Chase, C.J.)
Dissent (Grier, J.)
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