No. 82-1398.

709 F.2d 968 (1983)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. John H. THOMAS, et al., Defendants, Lonnie D. Clark and John H. Thomas, Defendants-Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

July 18, 1983.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Lonnie D. Clark and John H. Thomas, pro se.

Gordon Bynum, Houston, Tex., for Thomas.

William French Smith, Atty. Gen., William S. Liebman, Atty., Civ. Div., Commercial Lit. Branch, U.S. Dept. of Justice, Washington, D.C., for plaintiff-appellee.

Before RUBIN and JOLLY, Circuit Judges, and PUTNAM, District Judge.

PUTNAM, District Judge:

This appeal arises out of a civil action brought against John H. Thomas and Lonnie D. Clark, appellants, by the United States.1 Under a four-count civil complaint, later amended, the United States sought to recover subsidy payments made pursuant to the 1973 Upland Cotton Program.2 The action was based upon appellants' schemes whereby they and other participants received subsidy payments...

Let's get started


Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases