297 F2d 187 Edmonds v. Occidental Life Insurance Company of California
297 F.2d 187
111 U.S.App.D.C. 345
H. Gordon EDMONDS, Appellant,
OCCIDENTAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY OF CALIFORNIA, Appellee.
United States Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit.
Argued Nov. 13, 1961.
Decided Nov. 22, 1961, Petition for Rehearing Before the
Division Denied Jan. 12, 1962, Petition for
Rehearing En Banc Denied En Banc Jan. 12, 1962.
Chief Judge Miller and Circuit Judge Bastian would grant the
rehearing en banc.
Mr. H. Clay Espey, Washington, D.C., for appellant.
Mr. John P. Arness, Rockville, Md., with whom Messrs. Frank F. Roberson and James E. Murray, Washington, D.C., were on the brief, for appellee.
Before EDGERTON, BAZELON, and BURGER, Circuit Judges.
The plaintiff having failed to pay to the defendant a life insurance premium within the designated period of grace, the policy lapsed by its terms and the defendant refused to reinstate it. The plaintiff appeals from a summary judgment for the defendant. We find no error.