Chelmowski v. FCC, No. 15-1425, 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 7000 (D.C. Cir. Apr. 18, 2016) (per curiam)

Date: 
Monday, April 18, 2016

Chelmowski v. FCC, No. 15-1425, 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 7000 (D.C. Cir. Apr. 18, 2016) (per curiam)

Re: Motion for production of documents and the motion for a Vaughn index concerning certain FCC orders

Disposition: Granting defendant's motion to dismiss

  • Litigation Considerations, Jurisdiction:  The Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia holds that "the motion for production of documents and the motion for a Vaughn index [are] denied."  "Jurisdiction to review an agency's final administrative decision regarding a FOIA request lies in the district court in the first instance."
Topic: 
Court of Appeals
Jurisdiction
Litigation Considerations
Updated June 3, 2016