United States of America Ex Rel. Barney P. Bennett,petitioner-appellant, v. the City of Chicago, Etc., Respondent-appellee, 336 F.2d 197 (7th Cir. 1964)

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US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit - 336 F.2d 197 (7th Cir. 1964) May 27, 1964

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division. Eastern Division.

Barney P. Bennett, pro se.

William G. Clark, Atty. Gen., John C. Melaniphy, Corporation Counsel, Harry H. Pollack, Asst. Corp. Counsel, Chicago, Ill., for appellee.

Before HASTINGS, Chief Judge, and DUFFY and SWYGERT, Circuit Judges.


The motion of respondent-appellee to affirm the judgment is granted. Upon consideration of the pleadings and papers filed in the district court and in this court, the judgment of the district court that the cause be dismissed because the petition fails to state a claim on which relief may be granted is affirmed.