Cleveland Woods, Plaintiff-appellee, v. Elliot Richardson, Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, Defendant-appellant, 435 F.2d 556 (5th Cir. 1971)

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US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - 435 F.2d 556 (5th Cir. 1971)

December 30, 1970
Rehearing Denied March 10, 1971

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas; Jack Roberts, Judge.

Kathryn H. Baldwin, Patricia Baptiste, Attys., Department of Justice, Washington, D. C., William D. Ruckelshaus, Asst. Atty. Gen., Seagal V. Wheatley, U. S. Atty., for appellant.

Mack Kidd, Garey, Colbert & Kidd, Austin, Tex., for appellee.

Before JONES, GEWIN and CLARK, Circuit Judges.


The decision by this Court of this appeal is controlled by King v. Finch, Secretary, 5th Cir. 1970, 428 F.2d 709 (1970). This precedent requires that the judgment of the district court be reversed. The judgment of the district court is reversed and the cause is remanded for the entry of a judgment affirming the decision of the Secretary.

Reversed and remanded.