AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION ON TRIAL
THE TRIAL OF THE CASE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA VS. THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, A CORPORATION, THE MEDICAL SOCIETY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, A CORPORATION, THE HARRIS COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY, AN ASSOCIATION, THE WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF SURGEONS, AN ASSOCIATION, ARTHUR CARLISLE CHRISTIE, COURSEN BAXTER CONKLIN, JAMES BAYARD GREGG CUSTIS, WILLIAM DICK CUTTER, MORRIS FISHBEIN, THOMAS ALLEN GROOVER (DECEASED), ROBERT ARTHUR HOOE, ROSCO GENUNG LELAND, THOMAS ERNEST MATTINGLY, LEON ALPHONSE MARTEL, FRANCIS XAVIER MC GOVERN, THOMAS EDWIN NEILL, EDWARD HIRAM REEDE, WILLIAM MERCER SPRIGG, WILLIAM JOSEPH STANTON, JOHN OGLE WARFIELD JR., OLIN WEST, PRENTISS WILLSON, WILLIAM CREIGHTON WOODWARD, WALLACE MASON YATER, JOSEPH ROGERS YOUNG.
(In the absence of the jury, the Court gave his decision not to admit the proceedings of the hearings of Drs. Lee and Scandiffio before the District of Columbia Medical Society.)In his decision the Court said it seemed to him that the record would serve no good purpose and that there is no reasonable grounds for its admission. It would lead to a prolonged indefinite diversion of this case through the trial of the issues on that phase, collateral in their nature. It is impossible to see where