511 F2d 524 Ross v. United States Attorney's Office Central District of California
511 F.2d 524
Michael S. ROSS, Plaintiff-Appellant,
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,
United States Court of Appeals,
Feb. 20, 1975.
Michael S. Ross, in pro. per.
Clarke A. Knicely, Asst. U.S. Atty., Los Angeles, Cal., for defendant-appellee.
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.
The Honorable Charles B. Renfrew, United States District Judge for the Northern District of California, sitting by designation