Court Documents

Ritchie v. People (Illinois Supreme Court) 1895

The case challenging the constitutionality of the Illinois Factory and Workshop Inspection statute

Muller v. Oregon (United States Supreme Court) 1908

The United States Supreme Court case upholding a state statute limiting the number of hours women could work in laundries, factories and mechanical establishments

Ritchie v. Wayman (Illinois Supreme Court) 1910

The case brought to the Illinois Supreme Court after Muller v. Oregon.