Camacho v. Texas Workforce Comm'n, 05-50711
Denial of attorney's fees for plaintiffs following their successful challenge to certain rules adopted by a state agency limiting eligibility for Medicaid health coverage is affirmed where the district court did not err under Erie by refusing to apply the fee-award provision of the Texas Declaratory Judgment Act.
- Decided 03/30/2006
- Published 03/31/2006
- BENAVIDES, Circuit Judge:, Before KING, SMITH and BENAVIDES, Circuit Judges.
- United States Fifth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Pieter M. Schenkkan (argued), Austin, TX, for Plaintiffs-Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- William David Iverson (argued), Covington & Burling, Washington, DC, Nancy Kathleen Juren, Asst. Atty. Gen., Austin, TX, for Defendants-Appellees.