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††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† OF THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT

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In the Matter of a Complaint by††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† FINAL DECISION

 

Eric J. Youngquist,

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† Complainant

 

††††††††††† against††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Docket #FIC 1997-149

 

Chief of Police, Manchester Police Department;

and Manchester Police Department,

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† Respondents†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† December 3, 1997

 

 

††††††††††† The above-captioned matter was heard as a contested case on September 23 and October 14, 1997, at which times the complainant and the respondents appeared in order to present testimony and argument on the complaint.

 

During a recess of the September 23, 1997 hearing, the complainant and the respondent reached the general terms of an agreement in resolution of this contested case. At the continued hearing on October 14, 1997, respondentsí counsel represented that the respondents did not have in their custody certain records which were within the scope of the complainantís request. Following this representation, the complainant informed the Commission that he wished to withdraw his complaint.

 

††††††††††† The Commission warmly commends both the complainant and the respondents for working successfully to negotiate a non-litigated settlement of their earlier differences.

 

††††††††††† The following order by the Commission is hereby recommended on the basis of the record concerning the above-captioned complaint:

 

††††††††††† 1.The complaint is hereby dismissed.

 

††††††††††††††† Approved by Order of the Freedom of Information Commission at its special meeting of December 3, 1997.

 

 

 

_________________________

Doris V. Luetjen

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:

 

Eric J. Youngquist

P.O. Box 431

Hartford, CT 06141-0431

 

Chief of Police, Manchester Police Department;

and Manchester Police Department

c/o Thomas P. Cella

41Center Street

P.O. Box 191

Manchester, CT 06045-0191

 

 

__________________________

Doris V. Luetjen

Acting Clerk of the Commission

 

 

 

 

 

 

FIC1997-149/FD/tcg/12031997