Some articles on marihuana tax act, act:
... taking responsibility for the controlled substance, Leary was convicted of possession under the Marihuana Tax Act on March 11, 1966, and sentenced to 30 years in jail ... Soon after, however, he appealed the case, claiming the Marihuana Tax Act was, in fact, unconstitutional, as it required a degree of self-incrimination ... The Marihuana Tax Act was declared unconstitutional, and his 1965 conviction was quashed ...
... Supreme Court case dealing with the constitutionality of the Marihuana Tax Act of 1937 ... and activist, was arrested for the possession of marijuana in violation of the Marihuana Tax Act ... Leary challenged the act on the ground that the act required self-incrimination, which violated the Fifth Amendment ...
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