No. 82-2441.

727 F.2d 717 (1984)

Dr. Bhartur N. PREMACHANDRA, Appellee, v. Dr. Murray G. MITTS, etc., et al., Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Decided February 9, 1984.

Rehearing and Rehearing Granted April 18, 1984.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Marilyn S. Teitelbaum, Sally E. Barker, Schuchat, Cook & Werner, St. Louis, Mo., for appellee.

Thomas E. Dittmeier, U.S. Atty., St. Louis, Mo., J. Paul McGrath, Asst. Atty. Gen., William Kanter, Anne Buxton Sobol, Nicholas S. Zeppos, Attys., Civ. Div., Dept. of Justice, Washington, D.C., for appellants.

Before HEANEY, Circuit Judge, FLOYD R. GIBSON, Senior Circuit Judge, and JOHN R. GIBSON, Circuit Judge.

Rehearing and Rehearing En Banc Granted April 18, 1984.

FLOYD R. GIBSON, Senior Circuit Judge.

The Veterans Administration (VA) appeals the district court's* award to plaintiff, Dr. Bhartur N. Premachandra, of $15,630.67 in attorneys' fees and $1,848.49 in expenses under 28 U.S.C. § 2412 (Equal Access to Justice Act) and 42 U.S.C. § 1988 (Civil Rights Attorneys' Award Act). The VA contends the plaintiff was not eligible...

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