No. 87-2183.

857 F.2d 951 (1988)

Kathy JACKSON, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. Larry D. JACKSON, Commissioner, Virginia Department of Social Services, and Richard E. Lyng, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Defendants-Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit.

Decided September 22, 1988.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Martin Wegbreit (Client Centered Legal Services of Southwest Virginia, Inc., Castlewood, Va., on brief), for plaintiff-appellant.

Thomas J. Czelusta, Asst. Atty. Gen. (Mary Sue Terry, Atty. Gen., Richmond, Va., on brief) for defendants-appellees.

Before CHAPMAN and WILKINS, Circuit Judges, and GORDON, Senior United States District Judge for the Middle District of North Carolina, sitting by designation.

GORDON, Senior District Judge:

In March of 1987, the Dickenson County Department of Social Services terminated Kathy Jackson's benefits under the food stamp program. Jackson appealed this decision to the State Hearing Authority of the Virginia Department of Social Services and asked to receive food stamp benefits pending appeal. The Virginia Department of Social Services refused Jackson's request to receive benefits pending appeal and, thereafter, affirmed the termination...

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