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West Lynn Creamery, Inc. v. Healy, Commissioner Of Massachusetts Depart Ment Of Food And Agriculture

Docket No.: 93-141
Argued: March 2, 1994
Decided: June 17, 1994

Topics:

Article 1, Section 8, Paragraph 3: Interstate Commerce Clause, Economic Activity, Governmental Liability, Commerce Clause, Dormant Commerce Clause, EPA, patent, public education, stare decisis

PartyNames: WEST LYNN CREAMERY, INC., et al., Petitioners, v. Jonathan HEALY, Commissioner of Massachusetts Department of Food and Agriculture.
Petitioner: West Lynn Creamery, Inc.
Respondent: Healy, Commissioner Of Massachusetts Department Of Food And Agriculture

Court Below: THE SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT OF MASSACHUSETTS
Supreme Court Docket

West Lynn Creamery, Inc.
v.
Healy, Commissioner Of Massachusetts Department Of Food And Agriculture
512 U.S. 186 (1994)
Other Citations: 114 S.Ct. 2205129 L.Ed.2d 157 (512 U.S.
Question:

Is the Massachusetts pricing order a breach of the Commerce Clause?

West Lynn Creamery, Inc. v. Healy, Commissioner Of Massachusetts Depart Ment Of Food And Agriculture
ORAL ARGUMENT

March 02, 1994

Holding: reversed
Decision: Decision: 7 votes for West Lynn Creamery, Inc., 2 vote(s) against

West Lynn Creamery, Inc. v. Healy, Commissioner Of Massachusetts Depart Ment Of Food And Agriculture
Case Documents

1Opinion in West Lynn Creamery, Inc. v. Healy, Commissioner Of Massachusetts Depart Ment Of Food And Agriculture
2Opinion in West Lynn Creamery, Inc. v. Healy, Commissioner Of Massachusetts Depart Ment Of Food And Agriculture
Additional documents for this case are pending review.