Sullivan v. U.S. Forest Serv., No. 18-5558, 2019 U.S. App. LEXIS 233 (6th Cir. Jan. 3, 2019) (per curiam)

Date: 
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Sullivan v. U.S. Forest Serv., No. 18-5558, 2019 U.S. App. LEXIS 233 (6th Cir. Jan. 3, 2019) (per curiam)

Re:  Request for traffic stop incident video

Disposition:  Affirming district court's grant of government's motion to dismiss FOIA claim

  • Litigation Considerations, Pleadings:  The Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit "conclude[s] that the district court's dismissal of the claim should be affirmed."  "The FOIA claim against the Forest Service was subject to dismissal because FOIA does not authorize an action for damages, and [the requester] sought only monetary relief."
Topic: 
Court of Appeals
Litigation Considerations
Updated March 22, 2019