A community for students.

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing


  • one year ago

The dispute between Thomas Gibbons and Aaron Ogden concerned who had government permission to run a steamboat business. the cheaper prices Gibbons offered his out-of-state customers. government-approved routes for steamboat travel. who should pay a federal tax on transportation services.

  • This Question is Closed
  1. DarrenMadx
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Gibbons v. Ogden, 22 U.S. 1, was a landmark decision in which the Supreme Court of the United States held that the power to regulate interstate commerce, granted to Congress by the Commerce Clause of the United States Constitution, encompassed the power to regulate navigation. The case was argued by some of America's most admired and capable attorneys at the time. Exiled Irish patriot Thomas Addis Emmet and Thomas J. Oakley argued for Ogden, while US Attorney General William Wirt and Daniel Webster argued for Gibbons. So I would go with the first one

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0


  3. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...


  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.