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Crosby v. National Foreign Trade Council

Docket No.: 99-474
Argued: March 22, 2000
Decided: June 19, 2000

Topics:

Article 6, Section 2: Supremacy Clause, Federalism, Commerce Clause, Constitutional Law, National Labor Relations Act, Supremacy Clause, preemption, retaliation

Petitioner: Crosby
Respondent: National Foreign Trade Council

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIRST CIRCUIT
Citation: 181 F.3d 38
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


530 U.S. 363 (2000)
Question:

Is the Massachusetts Burma Law, which restricts the authority of its agencies to purchase goods or services from companies doing business with Burma, unconstitutional under the Supremacy Clause?

Crosby v. National Foreign Trade Council
ORAL ARGUMENT

March 22, 2000

Holding: affirmed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for National Foreign Trade Council, 0 vote(s) against

Crosby v. National Foreign Trade Council
Case Documents

1Opinion in Crosby v. National Foreign Trade Council
2Opinion in Crosby v. National Foreign Trade Council
Additional documents for this case are pending review.