Gary D. Smiddy, Plaintiff-appellee, v. Dudley D. Varney, Sidney Nuckles, Raymond Inglin,defendants-appellants, 811 F.2d 504 (9th Cir. 1987)

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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - 811 F.2d 504 (9th Cir. 1987) Feb. 25, 1987

Richard M. Helgeson, Asst. City Atty., Los Angeles, Cal., for defendants-appellants.

Talcott, Vandevelle & Woehrle, Michael Lightfoot and Carla Woehrle, Los Angeles, Cal., for plaintiff-appellee.

Prior Report: 803 F.2d 1469, 9th Cir.

Before GOODWIN and NELSON, Circuit Judges, and SCHWARZER, District Judge.* 


The petition for rehearing is granted in part.

The following language, reported at 803 F.2d 1473, first column, first full paragraph, eighth sentence, is deleted:

The city is entitled to recover its costs and attorneys' fees in this court on its successful appeals.

The full court was advised of the suggestion for rehearing en banc. No active judge requested a vote on whether to rehear the matter en banc. (Fed. R. App. P. 35.)

In all other respects the petition for rehearing with suggestion for rehearing en banc is denied.


The Honorable William W. Schwarzer, United States District Judge, Northern District of California, sitting by designation