Connecticut General Life Insurance Company v. Johnson

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Connecticut General Life Insurance Company v. Johnson
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Argued January 14, 1938
Decided January 31, 1938
Full case name Connecticut General Life Insurance Company v. Charles G. Johnson, Treasurer of State of California
Citations 303 U.S. 77 (more)
58 S.Ct. 436, 82 L.Ed. 673
Court membership
Case opinions
Majority Stone
Dissent Black
Cardozo took no part in the consideration or decision of the case.

Connecticut General Life Insurance Company v. Johnson, 303 U.S. 77 (1938) is a case in which the United States Supreme Court dealt with corporate entities. The case involved whether the state of California could levy a tax, on a company licensed to do business in that state, for transactions that occurred in a different state.

Justice Stone delivered the opinion of the Court. Justice Hugo Black dissented.

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  • Text of Connecticut General Life Insurance Company v. Johnson , 303 U.S. 77 (1938) is available from:  Findlaw  Justia