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Mail: Federal Mail Fraud Act

Adoption Of The Act, Challenges To The Constitutionality Of The Act, Bibliography, Cases

Article I, section 8 of the Constitution authorizes Congress to "establish Post Offices and post Roads." This provision has been treated as authority for the continuing operation and regulation of the postal system (McCulloch v. Maryland, 17 U.S. (4 Wheat.) 316, 417 (1819)).


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