No. 79-1247.

638 F.2d 155 (1980)

Katherine M. MEYER, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. UNITED STATES of America, Defendant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit.

Decided June 26, 1980.

Rehearing Denied July 21, 1980.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

James R. Collins of Kintzele & Collins, Denver, Colo., for plaintiff-appellant.

Jerre W. Dixon, Asst. U. S. Atty., Denver, Colo. (Joseph Dolan, U. S. Atty., Denver, Colo., with him on the brief), for defendant-appellee.

Before BARRETT, DOYLE and LOGAN, Circuit Judges.

WILLIAM E. DOYLE, Circuit Judge.

This is a Federal Tort Claims Act case which arises under 28 U.S.C §§ 1346(b), 2671-2679. The basis for jurisdiction under the mentioned Act stems from the fact that the dentist who performed an operation which resulted in injury to the plaintiff was employed by the United States in the Family Clinic at Lowry Air Force Base in Denver. The particular act relied on is the alleged failure of the dentist, Dr. Kent L. Aitken,...


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