1935- 'Sick Chicken Case'
NY company owned by Schechter brothers, job was to deliever chickens to companies.
One batch was unfit for human consumption -as they were sick
NRA fined them heavily because of it. The company did not accept decision taking it to the supreme court to challenge decisions
Inter-state commerce- between state
Intra-state commerce- within one state
Argued that it was not a federal issues as it was sold and eat in the same state, should be a state matter only
Supreme court declared the NRA unconstitutional and that the company was right that they should not have got involved
This opened up the new deal to attack