Developer Loses Class of One (or Olech) Case

08/26/05 Jeffrey Barstad v. Murray County
U.S. Court of Appeals
Case No. 04-2707
District of Minnesota
[PUBLISHED] [Benton, Author, with Lay and Fagg, Circuit Judges] Civil Case - civil rights. Grant of summary judgment in civil rights action is affirmed. District court did not abuse its discretion in denying motion to amend complaint. Developers did not demonstrate they were intentionally treated differently from similarly situated landowners and developers, and failed to show the existence of a conspiracy against them. The district court did not abuse its discretion in declining to exercise supplemental jurisdiction.