Luther B. Jackson, Plaintiff-appellant, v. Terry Hensley et al., Defendants-appellees, 484 F.2d 992 (5th Cir. 1973)

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US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - 484 F.2d 992 (5th Cir. 1973) Sept. 7, 1973

Luther B. Jackson, pro se.

Robert L. Shevin, Atty. Gen., Tallahassee, Fla., for defendants-appellees.

Before THORNBERRY, GOLDBERG and RONEY, Circuit Judges.


It is hereby ordered that the above styled and numbered appeal be dismissed for want of prosecution in view of the appellant's failure to file a brief within the time fixed by the rules.1  Rule 9(b). See Tidwell v. Dees, 5th Cir. 1972, 464 F.2d 1297.


It is appropriate to dispose of this pro se case summarily, pursuant to this Court's Local Rule 9(c) (2), appellant having failed to file a brief within the time fixed by Rule 31, Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure. Kimbrough v. Beto, Director, 5th Cir. 1969, 412 F.2d 981