FED'N OF ADVER. INDUS. REPRESENTATIVES, INC. v. CITY OF CHICAGO, 02-1909
Repeal of a city ordinance regulating placement of alcohol and cigarette advertising rendered an ongoing case and controversy moot where the repeal was not disingenuous. Plaintiff was not a "prevailing party" entitled to attorneys' fees under 42 U.S.C. section 1988.
- Argued 01/10/2003
- Decided 04/25/2003
- Published 04/25/2003
- KANNE, Circuit Judge., Before EASTERBROOK, MANION, and KANNE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Paul M. Levy (argued), Deutsch, Levy & Engel, Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellant., Daniel J. Popeo, Washington Legal Foundation, Washington, DC, for Amicus Curiae.
- For Appellees:
- Mardell Nereim, Suzanne M. Loose (argued), Office of Corp. Counsel, Appeals Div., Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellee.