No. 17247.

302 F.2d 36 (1962)

Donald WHEELDIN and Admiral Dawson, Appellants, v. William WHEELER, Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit.

January 30, 1962.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

A. L. Wirin, Fred Okrand, Los Angeles, Cal., and Marvin Leon, Beverly Hills, Cal., for appellant.

Francis C. Whelan, U. S. Atty., Donald A. Fareed, Asst. U. S. Atty., and Clarke A. Knicely, Asst. U. S. Atty., Los Angeles, Cal., for appellee. Wright, Wright, Goldwater & Mack by Loyd Wright and Andrew J. Davis, Jr., Los Angeles, Cal., of counsel.

Before BARNES, JERTBERG and MERRILL, Circuit Judges.

MERRILL, Circuit Judge.

Appellants were on August 7, 1958, subpoenaed to appear before the Unamerican Activities Committee of the United States House of Representatives, which was then proposing to conduct a hearing in Los Angeles. They resisted their duty to comply with the subpoenas, and Appellant Wheeldin's conviction of contempt for failure to respond was upheld by this court in Wheeldin v. United States, 9 Cir., 1960, 283 F.2d 535

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