No. 87-2094.

854 F.2d 329 (1988)

Annette KALI; Valeska K. Wise; individually and on behalf of all persons similarly situated, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Otis R. BOWEN, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, Defendant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

Resubmitted June 29, 1988.

Decided August 10, 1988.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

John Ishihara and Raymond E. Gurcyzynski, Legal Aid Society of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, Brenton Rogozen, San Jose, Cal., for plaintiffs-appellants.

Joseph Stein, Asst. Regional Counsel, Dept. of Health and Human Services, San Francisco, Cal., Michael Chun, Asst. U.S. Atty., Honolulu, Hawaii, for defendant-appellee.

Before GOODWIN, SCHROEDER and POOLE, Circuit Judges.

GOODWIN, Circuit Judge:

Plaintiffs appeal the order denying attorneys' fees following lengthy litigation which successfully challenged federal and state regulations that changed the conditions of eligibility for benefits under state Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) for some three-generation families living together.

The district court granted summary judgment to the plaintiff class.1 We affirmed, adopting the reasoning...

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