No. 78-3092.

664 F.2d 708 (1981)

Delbert Kaahanui WAKINEKONA, Plaintiff/Appellant, v. Antone OLIM, Edith M. Wilhelm, John Smythe, Winton Leong and Edwin Shimoda, Defendants/Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

Decided May 26, 1981.

As Amended on Denial of Rehearing and Rehearing November 27, 1981.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Clayton C. Ikei, Honolulu, Hawaii, for plaintiff/appellant.

Michael A. Lilly, Honolulu, Hawaii, for defendants/appellees.

Before GOODWIN, FLETCHER and CANBY, Circuit Judges.

As Amended on Denial of Rehearing and Rehearing En Banc November 27, 1981.

CANBY, Circuit Judge.

In August 1976, Delbert Kaahanui Wakinekona sought to challenge his transfer from Hawaii State Prison to Folsom State Prison in California. Wakinekona sued in the Federal District Court for the District of Hawaii under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, alleging that he was transferred in violation of the due process clause of the fourteenth amendment. The district court dismissed...

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