No. 81-1959.

727 F.2d 1121 (1984)

Robert I. SILVERMAN, et al., Appellants v. Marion BARRY, Mayor of the District of Columbia, et al.

United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit.

Decided February 7, 1984.

As Amended February 9 and March 19, 1984.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Burton A. Schwalb, Washington, D.C., with whom Jerome Nelson, Laura A. Kumin and Stuart H. Newberger, Washington, D.C., were on the brief, for appellant.

Karen J. Krueger, Asst. Corp. Counsel, Washington, D.C., with whom Judith W. Rogers, Corp. Counsel, Charles L. Reischel, Deputy Corp. Counsel and James R. Murphy, Acting Deputy Corp. Counsel, Washington, D.C., were on the brief, for appellees, Marion Barry, Mayor of the District of Columbia, et al.

Lynne Bernabei, Washington, D.C., for appellee-intervenor, Group to Save Van Ness South for Everybody, Inc.

Before WRIGHT, MIKVA and BORK, Circuit Judges.

Opinion for the Court filed by Circuit Judge BORK.

BORK, Circuit Judge:

Robert Silverman, Howard Pollinger, and WAVN, Inc. appeal the district court's dismissal of their complaint for want of jurisdiction. We reverse, finding jurisdiction proper under 28 U.S.C. §§ 1331 and 1343 (1976), and remand to the district court for proceedings not inconsistent with this opinion.


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