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Lochner v. New York
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Lochner v. New York


Lochner v. New York  protects Americans from "unreasonable, unnecessary and arbitrary interference with the right and liberty of the individual to contract."
  U.S. Supreme Court case which helped establish the "right to free contract" by overturning a New York law that limited the number of hours bakers could work each week (1905)
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Lochner v. New York , Roe v. Wade [7] , Brown v. Board of Education [8] , Dred Scott Decision [8] , Lemon v. Kurtzman [9] , Loving v. Virginia [9] , New York Times Co. v. Sullivan [9] , Plessy v. Ferguson [9]
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