Pacific Telephone & Telegraph Co., California Independent Telephone Association; Edward J. Blincoe

62 Cal. 2d 634 (1965), 401 P.2d 353

The Court reversed that portion of the Commission’s order ordering rate refunds.  The Court concluded that the refund portion of the order violated the proscription on retroactive ratemaking set forth in Section 728.  (See Ponderosa at Para.16 but also see Edison at Para. 59, supra.)  The balance of petitioner’s contentions, regarding prospective rates, were rejected.

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