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Case TitleBuckovetz v. Department of the Navy
DistrictSouthern District of California
CitySan Diego
Case Number3:2018cv02736
Date Filed2018-12-05
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Marilyn L. Huff
PlaintiffDennis M. Buckovetz Pro Se
Case DescriptionDennis Buckovetz submitted a FOIA request to the Department of the Navy for records of emails from the Marine Recruiting Office in San Diego that contained the word "coin." The Navy acknowledged receipt of the request but closed it because it was a duplicate of Buckovetz's 2015 request. Buckovetz filed an administrative appeal. The agency upheld the original decision. Buckovetz then filed suit.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Jurisdiction - Failure to State a Claim, Litigation - Recovery of Costs

DefendantDepartment of the Navy
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2018-12-051COMPLAINT against Department of the Navy ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number CAS107092.), filed by Dennis M. Buckovetz. (Attachments: # 1 proof of service, # 2 civil cover sheet) The new case number is 3:18-cv-2736-H-KSC. Judge Marilyn L. Huff and Magistrate Judge Karen S. Crawford are assigned to the case. (Dennis M. Buckovtez)(jrm)(sjt). (Additional attachment(s) added on 12/5/2018: # 3 receipt) (jrm). (Entered: 12/05/2018)
2018-12-052Summons Issued. Counsel receiving this notice electronically should print this summons and serve it in accordance with Rule 4, Fed.R.Civ.P and LR 4.1. (jrm) (Entered: 12/05/2018)
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