No. 87-5299.

835 F.2d 844 (1988)

Sandra S. GROGAN, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Brenda F. PLATT, Defendant, Jane Doe, As Personal Representative of the Estate of William Russell Matix, Deceased, Defendant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

January 15, 1988.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Bruce A. Zimet, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., for plaintiffs-appellants.

Ronald P. Ponzoli, Miami, Fla., for defendant-appellee.

Before KRAVITCH and CLARK, Circuit Judges, and ESCHBACH, Senior Circuit Judge.

KRAVITCH, Circuit Judge:

We consider in this case another of the myriad issues of statutory interpretation presented by the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO), 18 U.S.C. §§ 1961-1968: Does RICO's private civil action provision, 18 U.S.C. § 1964(c),1 permit recovery for the economic aspects of personal injuries inflicted by predicate acts involving murder?2


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