No. 87-2890.

896 F.2d 408 (1990)

Alan J. MISHLER, M.D., Plaintiff-Appellant, v. NEVADA STATE BOARD OF MEDICAL EXAMINERS; Robert C. Clift, M.D., et al., Defendants-Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

Decided February 16, 1990.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Stephen L. Pevar, American Civil Liberties Union, Denver, Colo., and Peter J. Smith, Carson City, Nev., for plaintiff-appellant.

Daniel H. Haight, Deputy Atty. Gen., Las Vegas, Nev., for defendants-appellees.

Before HALL, NOONAN and LEAVY, Circuit Judges.

NOONAN, Circuit Judge:

Allan J. Mishler brought suit under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 against the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners, the State of Nevada, and nine individuals who were members of the Nevada Board. The district court dismissed his suit for failure to state a claim. We reverse and remand for trial.


Mishler alleges that he has been a physician of 25 years, specializing in neurosurgery and certified as a specialist in that...

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