No. 93-1052.

19 F.3d 1527 (1994)

Jan FORSYTH, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. John Holman BARR, et al., Defendants, Mack VINES, Dwight Walker, Willard Rollins, Defendants-Appellees, v. CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS, Defendant-Appellee-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

April 20, 1994.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Douglas R. Larson, Mesquite, TX, for Forsyth & Kirks.

Edward B. Cloutman, III, Dallas, TX, for Bruton & Bruton.

Bill Boyd, Boyd, Veigel & Hance, McKinney, TX, for Vines.

Fritz J. Aldrine, II, Asst. City Atty., Katherine Knight, Kathleen Finck, Craig Hopkins, Dallas, TX, for Walker, Rollins and City of Dallas.

Before WISDOM, BARKSDALE, and EMILIO M. GARZA, Circuit Judges.

BARKSDALE, Circuit Judge:

At issue is a summary judgment awarded the appellees (City of Dallas and three of its police officers) on the appellants' claims under the Federal Wiretap Act, 18 U.S.C. §§ 2510-2521: (1) for interception by a third person (appellants claim conspiracy) of the appellants' telephone conversations, when two of the appellants were police officers involved in an undercover operation; and (2) for the appellees' disclosure and use of the...


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