Iron Arrow Honor Society, Etc., Plaintiff-appellant,john T. Benedict, Etc., Plaintiff, v. Joseph A. Califano, Jr., Secretary of Health, Education Andwelfare, et al., Defendants-appellees, 597 F.2d 590 (5th Cir. 1979)

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US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - 597 F.2d 590 (5th Cir. 1979)

June 11, 1979

Elizabeth J. duFresne, Miami, Fla., for plaintiff-appellant.

Jacob V. Eskenazi, U. S. Atty., Miami, Fla., Alexander C. Ross, Drew S. Days, III, Attys., U. S. Dept. of Justice, Washington, D. C., Charles C. Kline, Miami, Fla., Teresa T. Milton, Atty., Dept. of Justice, Washington, D. C., Byron B. Mathews, Jr., Miami, Fla., for defendants-appellees.

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida; James Lawrence King, Judge.

Before BROWN, Chief Judge, CLARK and VANCE, Circuit Judges.


In light of the unequivocal statement of the position of the University of Miami that but for the action of the Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare it would not have barred and would not in the future bar the Iron Arrow Honor Society from its campus, the decision of the district court on standing of the Society is reversed. Gladstone Realtors v. Village of Bellwood, Part II, --- U.S. ----, ----, 99 S. Ct. 1601, 60 L. Ed. 2d 66 (1979); Duke Power Co. v. Carolina Environmental Study Group, 438 U.S. 59, 98 S. Ct. 2620, 2630, 57 L. Ed. 2d 595 (1978).