494 F2d 516 Beason v. Brock and Blevins Inc 73-3803

494 F.2d 516

George H. BEASON, Plaintiff-Appellee,
BROCK AND BLEVINS, INC., Defendant-Appellant.
No. 73-3803 Summary Calendar.*
*Rule 18, 5th Cir.; see Isbell Enterprises, Inc.
Citizens Casualty Co. of N.Y. et al., 5th Cir. 1970, 431
F.2d 409, Part I.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

May 24, 1974.

Charles E. Sharp, Birmingham, Ala., for defendant-appellant.

George C. Longshore, Birmingham, Ala., for plaintiff-appellee.

Before BROWN, Chief Judge, and THORNBERRY and AINSWORTH, Circuit judges.


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We find no abuse of discretion by the trial court in permitting counsel for plaintiff to make a 'unit of time' argument in the final protion of his closing argument. All of the protective features required by Baron Tube Co. v. Transport Insurance Co., 5 Cir., 1966, 365 F.2d 858 (en banc), were employed.