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Case TitleCurry v. NSA
DistrictMiddle District of Florida
Case Number3:2020cv01167
Date Filed2020-10-14
Date Closed2020-10-26
JudgeJudge Marcia Morales Howard
PlaintiffJames Prescott Curry, Esquire, P.A.
Case DescriptionJames Curry submitted a FOIA request to the National Security Agency for records concerning the agency's interception of cockpit-control tower communications. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Curry filed an administrative appeal. After hearing more, Curry filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantNSA an agency of the Department of Defense, et al.
Complaint attachment 1
Complaint attachment 2
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2020-10-141COMPLAINT against James Prescott Curry, Esquire, P.A. with Jury Demand (Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 113A-17427022) filed by National Security Agency (NSA). (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Proposed Summons Notice of Lawsuit and Request to Waive Summons)(Curry, James) (Entered: 10/14/2020)
2020-10-152NEW CASE ASSIGNED to Judge Marcia Morales Howard and Magistrate Judge Joel B. Toomey. New case number: 3:20-cv-1167-J-34JBT. (SJB) (Entered: 10/15/2020)
2020-10-193NOTICE of designation under Local Rule 3.05 - track 1. Signed by Deputy Clerk on 10/19/2020. (Attachments: # 1 Consent Letter and Form)(JW) (Entered: 10/19/2020)
2020-10-204NOTICE by James Prescott Curry, Esquire, P.A. re 3 Related case order and track 1 notice of consent to referral (Curry, James) (Modified on 10/21/2020, STRICKEN per Order 5 ) (BGR). (Entered: 10/20/2020)
2020-10-215ORDER striking 4 Notice, Consent, and Reference of a Civil Action to a Magistrate Judge. Signed by Judge Marcia Morales Howard on 10/21/2020. (JW) (Entered: 10/21/2020)
2020-10-216NOTICE of voluntary dismissal by James Prescott Curry, Esquire, P.A. (Curry, James) (Entered: 10/21/2020)
2020-10-267ORDER dismissing case. The Clerk of the Court is directed to close the file. Signed by Judge Marcia Morales Howard on 10/23/2020. (JW) (Entered: 10/26/2020)
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