FOI: FIC2015-708

Final Decision FIC2015-708
 
In the Matter of a Complaint by
FINAL DECISION
 
Timothy Townsend,
     Complainant
 
     against
 
Docket #FIC 2015-708
Chief, Police Department, City of New Haven;
Police Department, City of New Haven; City of
New Haven; Commissioner, State of
Connecticut, Department of Correction; and
State of Connecticut, Department of Correction,
     Respondents
 
 
 
 
 
June 22, 2016
 

     The above-captioned matter was heard as a contested case on January 21, 2016, at which time the complainant and respondents Chief, Police Department, City of New Haven, and Police Department, City of New Haven, appeared and presented testimony, exhibits and argument on the complaint.  The complainant, who is incarcerated, appeared via teleconference, pursuant to the January 2004 memorandum of understanding between the Commission and the Department of Correction.  See Docket No. CV 03-0826293, Anthony Sinchak v. FOIC, et al., Superior Court, J.D., of Hartford at Hartford, Corrected Order dated January 27, 2004 (Sheldon, J.).  The hearing was continued until May 12, 2016. 
 
     Prior to the continued hearing, the respondents Commissioner, State of Connecticut, Department of Correction, and State of Connecticut, Department of Correction, were made parties to, and received notice of,  the instant matter.  The case caption was amended to include such respondents. 
 
     By letter received and filed with the Commission on May 6, 2016, the complainant withdrew his complaint in this matter.  The Commission takes administrative notice of such withdrawal.
 
      The following order by the Commission is hereby recommended on the basis of the withdrawal of the above-captioned complaint:
 
 
 
     1.  The complaint is hereby dismissed.
 
Approved by Order of the Freedom of Information Commission at its regular meeting of June 22, 2016.
 
 

__________________________
Cynthia A. Cannata
Acting Clerk of the Commission
 
PURSUANT TO SECTION 4-180(c), G.S., THE FOLLOWING ARE THE NAMES OF EACH PARTY AND THE MOST RECENT MAILING ADDRESS, PROVIDED TO THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION COMMISSION, OF THE PARTIES OR THEIR AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE.
 
THE PARTIES TO THIS CONTESTED CASE ARE:
 
Timothy Townsend #243804
Enfield Correctional Institution
289 Shaker Road
P.O. Box 1500
Enfield, CT  06082
 
Chief, Police Department, City of New Haven; Police
Department, City of New Haven; City of New Haven;
c/o Kathleen Foster, Esq.
165 Church Street
New Haven, CT  06510
 
and
 
Commissioner, State of Connecticut,
Department of Correction; and State of
Connecticut, Department of Correction
c/o James Neil, Esq.
24 Wolcott Hill Road
Wethersfield, CT  06109
 
____________________________
Cynthia A. Cannata
Acting Clerk of the Commission
 
 
 
 
 
FIC/2015-708/FD/cac/6/22/2016




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