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Case TitleCurran v. United States Postal Service
DistrictEastern District of Wisconsin
Case Number2:2018cv00088
Date Filed2018-01-17
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge J P Stadtmueller
PlaintiffKenneth P Curran
Case DescriptionKenneth Curran, an employee of the U.S. Postal Service, submitted a FOIA request to agency for concerning the unauthorized use of computers by employees at the Madison, Wisconsin post office. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. The agency denied Curran's request under Exemption 2 (internal practices and procedures) and Exemption 6 (invasion of privacy). Curran filed an administrative appeal of that denial. The agency upheld the denial on the basis of Exemption 6. Curran then filed suit.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUnited States Postal Service
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2018-01-171COMPLAINT against United States Postal Service by Kenneth P. Curran. ( Filing Fee PAID $400 receipt number 0757-2750971) (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Complaint to OIG, # 2 Exhibit E-mail message from Congressman Pocan's office, # 3 Exhibit OIG Audit Report, # 4 Exhibit FOIA Request, # 5 Exhibit Response to FOIA Request, # 6 Exhibit Appeal letter, # 7 Exhibit Response to Appeal)(Barker, April) (Additional attachment(s) added on 1/17/2018: # 8 Civil Cover Sheet) (amb).
2018-01-172REQUEST for Issuance of Summons by Kenneth P. Curran (Barker, April)
2018-01-17NOTICE Regarding assignment of this matter to Judge J P Stadtmueller; Consent/refusal forms for Magistrate Judge Duffin to be filed within 21 days; the consent/refusal form is available on our website; pursuant to Civil Local Rule 7.1 a disclosure statement is to be filed upon the first filing of any paper and should be filed now if not already filed. (lls)
2018-01-233DISCLOSURE Statement by Kenneth P Curran. (Barker, April)
2018-01-23Summons Issued as to United States Postal Service. (asc)
2018-01-234Consent to Jurisdiction by US Magistrate Judge by Kenneth P Curran. (Barker, April)
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