Bibb v. Navajo Freight Lines
Significance, When May A State Regulate Interstate Commerce?, Illinois' Peculiar Mudguards, Small Benefits Do Not Justify Great Costs
State of Illinois
Navajo Freight Lines and other interstate trucking companies
Illinois should be allowed to require contoured mudguards on the rear fenders of trucks and trailers.
Chief Lawyer for Appellant
Chief Lawyer for Appellee
Justices for the Court
Hugo Lafayette Black, William J. Brennan, Jr., Tom C. Clark, William O. Douglas (writing for the Court), Felix Frankfurter, John Marshall Harlan II, Potter Stewart, Earl Warren, Charles Evans Whittaker
Date of Decision
25 May 1959
lllinois may not require contoured rear mudguards.
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