511 F2d 524 Ross v. United States Attorney's Office Central District of California

511 F.2d 524

Michael S. ROSS, Plaintiff-Appellant,
v.
The UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE for the CENTRAL DISTRICT
OF CALIFORNIA including Messrs. Robert C. Bonner and Michael
Sulner, Assistant and Deputy Attorney, Criminal Complaints,
Defendant-Appellee.

No. 74--1919.

United States Court of Appeals,
Ninth Circuit.

Feb. 20, 1975.

Michael S. Ross, in pro. per.

Clarke A. Knicely, Asst. U.S. Atty., Los Angeles, Cal., for defendant-appellee.

Before KOELSCH and GOODWIN, Circuit Judges, and RENFREW,* District judge.

OPINION

PER CURIAM:

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The well-settled principle that mandamus does not lie to compel a United States District Attorney to perform a discretionary act (Inmates of Attica Correctional Facility v. Rockefeller, 477 F.2d 375 (2nd Cir. 1973)) is dispositive of this appeal.

2

Affirmed.

*

The Honorable Charles B. Renfrew, United States District Judge for the Northern District of California, sitting by designation