230 F2d 952 Bratton v. United States

230 F.2d 952

O. D. BRATTON, Appellant,


UNITED STATES of America, Appellee.

No. 12548.

United States Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit.

March 2, 1956.

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, Memphis; Marion Speed Boyd, Judge.

Lowell W. Taylor, Memphis, Tenn., for appellant.

H. Brian Holland, Ellis N. Slack, Henry L. Spencer and Marvin W. Weinstein, Washington, D. C., Millsaps Fitzhugh, Memphis, Tenn., for appellee.

Before SIMONS, Chief Judge, and ALLEN and McALLISTER, Circuit Judges.


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This case came on to be heard upon the record and briefs and oral argument of counsel;


On consideration whereof, it appearing that the findings of fact of the District Court are supported by the record and that the applicable statutes were correctly applied, Lazier v. United States, 8 Cir., 170 F.2d 521; Smith v. United States, D.C., 85 F.Supp. 838, affirmed 6 Cir., 180 F.2d 357. Cf. Stephenson v. Commissioner, 6 Cir., 101 F.2d 33, certiorari denied 307 U.S. 647, 59 S.Ct. 1046, 83 L.Ed. 1527.


And no reversible error appearing in the record:


It is ordered that the judgment of the District Court be and it hereby is affirmed.