355 US 391 Cities Service Gas Company v. State Corporation Commission of Kansas

355 U.S. 391

78 S.Ct. 381

2 L.Ed.2d 355

CITIES SERVICE GAS COMPANY, a Corporation, appellant,

No. 85.

Supreme Court of the United States

January 20, 1958

Rehearing Denied March 3, 1958.

See 355 U.S. 967, 78 S.Ct. 531.

Mr. Joe Rolston, (Messrs. Conrad C. Mount, O. R. Stites and Mark H. Adams, on the brief), for appellant.

Solicitor General Rankin (Assistant Attorney General Doub, Messrs. Paul W. Sweeney, Robert S. Green, Willard W. Gatchell and Howard E. Wahrenbrock, on the brief), for Federal Power Commission, as amicus curiae.

Messrs. Dale M. Stucky and Frank G. Theis (Mr. Clyde Milligan, on the brief), for appellees.

Messrs. Bruce Bennett, Atty. Gen. of Arkansas, Duke W. Dunbar, Atty. Gen. of Colorado, John Anderson, Atty. Gen., of Kansas, Jack P. F. Gremillion, Atty. Gen. and Bailey Walsh, Special Asst. Atty. Gen., of Louisiana, Joe T. Patterson, Atty. Gen. of Mississippi, C. S. Beck, Atty. Gen. of Nebraska, Fred M. Standley, Atty. Gen. of New Mexico, Leslie R. Burgum, Atty. Gen. of North Dakota, Mac. Q. Williamson, Atty. Gen. of Oklahoma, Will Wilson, Atty. Gen., and James N. Ludlum, First Asst. Atty. Gen., of Texas. E. R. Callister, Atty. Gen. of Utah, and Thomas O. Miller, Atty. Gen. of Wyoming, as amici curiae.

Messrs. Latham Castle, Atty. Gen. of Illinois and William C. Wines, Asst. Atty. Gen., as amici curiae.



The judgment is reversed. Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Wisconsin, 347 U.S. 672, 74 S.Ct. 794, 98 L.Ed. 1035; Natural Gas Pipeline Co. v. Panoma Corporation, 349 U.S. 44, 75 S.Ct. 576, 99 L.Ed. 866.