Cunningham v. DOJ, No. 18-3161, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 176170 (S.D.N.Y. Oct. 11, 2018) (McMahon, J.)

Date: 
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Cunningham v. DOJ, No. 18-3161, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 176170 (S.D.N.Y. Oct. 11, 2018) (McMahon, J.)

Re:  Attempt to file action concerning FOIA request

Disposition:  Dismissing plaintiff's complaint

  • Litigation Considerations:  The court relates that "Plaintiff filed this action on April 10, 2018, asserting a claim under the [FOIA]."  "On October 10, 2018, Plaintiff was barred from filing any new action in forma pauperis (IFP) without first obtaining from the Court leave to file."  "Plaintiff files this new pro se case, seeks IFP status, and has not sought leave from the Court."  "This action is therefore dismissed without prejudice for Plaintiff's failure to comply with the October 10, 2018 order."
Topic: 
District Court
Litigation Considerations
Updated January 31, 2019