Skip to content

Case Detail

[Subscribe to updates]
Case TitleStalcup v. Federal Bureau of Investigation et al
DistrictMiddle District of Florida
Case Number8:2023cv00885
Date Filed2023-04-21
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Thomas P. Barber
PlaintiffThomas Stalcup
Case DescriptionThomas Stalcup submitted FOIA requests to the FBI and the Navy for records concerning DOD missile tests and the TWA Flight 800 incident. The agencies acknowledged receipt of the requests. After hearing nothing further from the agencies, Stalcup filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantFederal Bureau of Investigation
DefendantUnited States Navy
Complaint attachment 1
Complaint attachment 2
Complaint attachment 3
Complaint attachment 4
Complaint attachment 5
Complaint attachment 6
User-contributed Documents
Docket Events (Hide)
Date FiledDoc #Docket Text

2023-04-211COMPLAINT against Federal Bureau of Investigation, United States Navy. Filing fee $402.00, receipt number TPA 68428 filed by Thomas Stalcup. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit 2, # 3 Exhibit 3, # 4 Exhibit 4, # 5 Civil Cover Sheet, # 6 Mailing Envelope)(AM) (Entered: 04/21/2023)
2023-04-212SUMMONS issued as to Federal Bureau of Investigation, United States Navy. (AM) (Entered: 04/21/2023)
2023-04-263MOTION for Two Duces Tecum Issuance of Subpoena, MOTION for Miscellaneous Relief, specifically ECF Electronic Filing Access by Thomas Stalcup. (Attachments: # 1 Main Document)(LSS) Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Anthony E. Porcelli. (Entered: 04/27/2023)
2023-05-054NOTICE TO COUNSEL of Local Rule 3.02(a)(2), which requires the parties in every civil proceeding, except those described in subsection (d), to file a case management report (CMR) using the uniform form at The CMR must be filed (1) within forty days after any defendant appears in an action originating in this court, (2) within forty days after the docketing of an action removed or transferred to this court, or (3) within seventy days after service on the United States attorney in an action against the United States, its agencies or employees. Judges may have a special CMR form for certain types of cases. These forms can be found at under the Forms tab for each judge. (Signed by Deputy Clerk). (SRC) (Entered: 05/05/2023)
2023-05-055NOTICE informing the parties that they may consent to the jurisdiction of a United States magistrate judge by filing Form AO 85 Notice, Consent, and Reference of a Civil Action to a Magistrate Judge using the event Consent to Jurisdiction of US Magistrate Judge . (Signed by Deputy Clerk). (SRC) (Entered: 05/05/2023)
2023-05-086ORDER denying without prejudice 3 Motion for Issuance of Two Duces Tecum Subpoenas; granting 3 Motion for Leave to File Documents Electronically. See Order for further details. Signed by Magistrate Judge Anthony E. Porcelli on 5/8/2023. (EPW) (Entered: 05/08/2023)
2023-05-127NOTICE of non-consent to magistrate judge; RETURN of service executed on 05/01/2023 by Thomas Stalcup as to Federal Bureau of Investigation. (Attachments: # 1 Return of Service - FBI)(AG) Modified text on 5/12/2023 (AG). (Entered: 05/12/2023)
2023-05-128RETURN of service executed on 05/03/2023 by Thomas Stalcup as to United States Navy. (AG) (Entered: 05/12/2023)
Hide Docket Events
by FOIA Project Staff
Skip to toolbar