455 F2d 521 O'Connell v. United States

455 F.2d 521

Robert W. O'CONNELL, Petitioner-Appellant,
UNITED STATES of America, Respondent-Appellee.

No. 29984.

United States Court of Appeals,
Fifth Circuit.

March 14, 1972.

Before THORNBERRY, COLEMAN and INGRAHAM, Circuit Judges.


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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.


The judgment below is affirmed.1 See Local Rule 21.2


In his motion filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Sec. 2255, appellant has alleged that his guilty plea was coerced by the eleven-month delay between his indictment and his arraignment, and consequently was denied the opportunity of having his federal sentence run concurrently with a state sentence imposed prior to his indictment


See N.L.R.B. v. Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 5 Cir., 1970, 430 F.2d 966