466 F2d 509 Smith v. United States

466 F.2d 509

Willis SMITH, Petitioner-Appellant,
UNITED STATES of America, Respondent-Appellee.


United States Court of Appeals,
Fifth Circuit.

Aug. 30, 1972.

Willis Smith, pro se.

Robert W. Rust, U.S. Atty., Michael P. Sullivan, Asst. U.S. Atty., Miami, Fla., for respondent-appellee.

Before WISDOM, GODBOLD and RONEY, Circuit Judges.


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Appellant having failed to file a brief, this appeal is referred to us under the provisions of Local Rule 9(c)(2).1 The record reveals that the appeal is entirely lacking merit and we therefore dismiss.2


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


See Local Rule 20; Eisenhardt v. United States, 5th Cir. 1972, 461 F.2d 1267