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United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit.

Francisco MONTES, Jr., Appellant v. ROC-A-FELLA, et al., Appellees

No. 18-5314

Decided: March 29, 2019

BEFORE: Rogers and Wilkins, Circuit Judges; Sentelle, Senior Circuit Judge Francisco Montes, Jr., Pro Se


This appeal was considered on the record from the United States District Court for the District of Columbia and on the brief filed by the appellant. See Fed. R. App. P. 34(a)(2); D.C. Cir. Rule 34(j). It is

ORDERED AND ADJUDGED that the district court's order filed October 22, 2018 be affirmed. The district court properly dismissed the case for lack of subject matter jurisdiction because it is not a civil action arising under federal law, see 28 U.S.C. § 1331, or between citizens of different states with an amount in controversy of more than $75,000, see 28 U.S.C. § 1332; nor does the complaint allege any other basis for the district court's jurisdiction.

Pursuant to D.C. Circuit Rule 36, this disposition will not be published. The Clerk is directed to withhold issuance of the mandate herein until seven days after resolution of any timely petition for rehearing or petition for rehearing en banc. See Fed. R. App. P. 41(b); D.C. Cir. Rule 41.

Per Curiam

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Docket No: No. 18-5314

Decided: March 29, 2019

Court: United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit.

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