FREEDOM OF INFORMATION COMMISSION
OF THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT

In the Matter of a Complaint by

FINAL DECISION

Wayne P. Butkus,

 

Complainant

 

 

against

Docket #FIC 2003-173

Warden, State of Connecticut,

Department of Correction,

Osborn Correctional Institution,

 

 

Respondent

December 10, 2003

 

 

 

 

The above-captioned matter was scheduled to be heard as a contested case on November 17, 2003, at which time the respondents appeared to presented testimony, exhibits and argument on the complaint.  The complainant however failed to appear.

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 with prejudice.

 

2.  The Commission wishes to admonish the complainant for his failure to notify the Commission that he would not appear at the hearing in this matter, which failure resulted in a waste of valuable state resources.

 

 

 

Approved by Order of the Freedom of Information Commission at its regular meeting of December 10, 2003.

 

 

___________________________________

Ann B. Gimmartino

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:

 

Wayne P. Butkus

c/o Brian S. Curtis

#1 Fox Hill Road

Naugatuck, CT  06770

 

Warden, State of Connecticut,

Department of Correction,

Osborn Correctional Institution

c/o Henri Alexandre, Esq.

Assistant Attorney General

110 Sherman Street

Hartford, CT  06105

 

 

___________________________________

Ann B. Gimmartino

Acting Clerk of the Commission

 

FIC/2003-173/FD/abg/12/11/2003