No. 00-5053.

275 F.3d 59 (2001)

Gerald Steven LEPRE, Appellant, v. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, Employee Compensation Appeals Board, Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit.

Decided December 21, 2001.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Andrew W. Bagley, appointed by the court, argued the cause as amicus curiae on the side of appellant. With him on the briefs was Dana C. Contratto.

Gerald S. Lepre, appearing pro se, was on the briefs for appellant.

Irene M. Solet, Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, argued the cause for appellee. With her on the brief were Wilma A. Lewis, U.S. Attorney at the time the brief was filed, John C. Hoyle, Assistant U.S. Attorney, and David W. Ogden, Assistant Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice. Daria J. Zane and R. Craig Lawrence, Assistant U.S. Attorneys, entered appearances.

Before: ROGERS, Circuit Judge, SILBERMAN and WILLIAMS, Senior Circuit Judges.

Opinion for the Court filed by Circuit Judge ROGERS.

Concurring opinion filed by Senior Circuit Judge SILBERMAN.

ROGERS, Circuit Judge:

This appeal concerns the judicial review provision of the Federal Employees Compensation Act ("FECA"), 5 U.S.C. § 8128(b) (1994), in a case involving the suspension of temporary total disability benefits to an employee for failing to appear for a required medical examination. In rejecting Gerald Steven Lepre's...

Let's get started


Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases