136 F.3d 1360
Jack KEVORKIAN, M.D.; John Doe, Plaintiffs-Appellees,
Dixon ARNETT, as Executive Director of the Medical Board of
California, and the Medical Board of California, Defendants,
Daniel E. Lungren, Attorney General of the State of
United States Court of Appeals,
Submitted Feb. 5, 1998.*
Decided Feb. 27, 1998.
Order Filed March 31, 1998.
As Amended on Denial of Rehearing March 31, 1998.
Thomas S. Lazar, Deputy Attorney General, San Diego, California, for defendant-appellant.
Mark E. Field, Long Beach, California, for plaintiffs-appellees.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Central District of California; Consuelo B. Marshall, District Judge, Presiding. D.C. No. CV-94-06089 CBM (Kx).
Before: FLETCHER, MAGILL,** and T.G. NELSON, Circuit Judges.
In light of the Supreme Court decisions in Vacco v. Quill, --- U.S. ----, 117 S.Ct. 2293, 138 L.Ed.2d 834 (1997), and Washington v. Glucksberg, --- U.S. ----, 117 S.Ct. 2258, 138 L.Ed.2d 772 (1997) decided subsequent to the district court opinion, we vacate the district court's opinion and judgment and dismiss the appeal.