Commissioners of Highways v. United States

ELR Citation: ELR 20283
No(s). s. 81-1569, -1718 (7th Cir. May 27, 1982)

The Seventh Circuit affirms the district court decision denying a request for attorney fees by the highway commissioners of various Illinois municipalities, ruling that the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA) does not apply to the proceeding. The court first rules that the action was not "pending on"...