801 F.2d 394
Clarence K. IVEY, Plaintiff-Appellant,
DIRECTOR, VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS; Attorney
General of Virginia, Defendants-Appellees.
United States Court of Appeals,
Submitted Aug. 29, 1986.
Decided Sept. 19, 1986.
NOTICE: Fourth Circuit I.O.P. 36.6 states that citation of unpublished dispositions is disfavored except for establishing res judicata, estoppel, or the law of the case and requires service of copies of cited unpublished dispositions of the Fourth Circuit.
Clarence K. Ivey, appellant pro se.
Robert B. Condon, Office of the Attorney General, for appellees.
Before RUSSELL, CHAPMAN and WILKINS, Circuit Judges.
A review of the record and the district court's opinion discloses that an appeal from its order refusing habeas corpus relief pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Sec. 2254 would be without merit. Because the dispositive issues recently have been decided authoritatively, we deny a certificate of probable cause to appeal, dispense with oral argument, and dismiss the appeal on the reasoning of the district court. Ivey v. Director, Virginia Department of Corrections, C/A 86-152-R (E.D.Va., July 15, 1986).