McDonaldv.Shinseki

United States Court of Appeals for the Federal CircuitJan 9, 2014
2013-7068 (Fed. Cir. 2014)
2013-7068550 Fed. Appx. 882

2013-7068

01-09-2014

BILLIE D. MCDONALD, Claimant-Appellant, v. ERIC K. SHINSEKI, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Defendant-Appellee.

KENNETH M. CARPENTER, Carpenter, Chartered, of Topeka, Kansas, argued for claimant-appellant. JAMES SWEET, Trial Attorney, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, of Washington, DC, argued for defendant-appellee. With him on the brief were STUART F. DELERY, Assistant Attorney General, JEANNE E. DAVIDSON, Director, and MARTIN F. HOCKEY, JR., Assistant Director. Of counsel on the brief were MICHAEL J. TIMINSKI, Deputy Assistant General Counsel, and AMANDA BLACKMON, Staff Attorney, United States Department of Veterans Affairs, of Washington, DC. Of counsel was SAVANNAH HUGHES CONNALLY, Attorney, United States Department of Veterans Affairs, of Washington, DC.


NOTE: This disposition is nonprecedential.

Appeal from the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims in No. 11-1697, Judge William A. Moorman.

JUDGMENT

KENNETH M. CARPENTER, Carpenter, Chartered, of Topeka, Kansas, argued for claimant-appellant.

JAMES SWEET, Trial Attorney, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, of Washington, DC, argued for defendant-appellee. With him on the brief were STUART F. DELERY, Assistant Attorney General, JEANNE E. DAVIDSON, Director, and MARTIN F. HOCKEY, JR., Assistant Director. Of counsel on the brief were MICHAEL J. TIMINSKI, Deputy Assistant General Counsel, and AMANDA BLACKMON, Staff Attorney, United States Department of Veterans Affairs, of Washington, DC. Of counsel was SAVANNAH HUGHES CONNALLY, Attorney, United States Department of Veterans Affairs, of Washington, DC. THIS CAUSE having been heard and considered, it is ORDERED and ADJUDGED:

PER CURIAM (RADER, Chief Judge, PROST, and CHEN, Circuit Judges).

AFFIRMED. See Fed. Cir. R. 36.

ENTERED BY ORDER OF THE COURT

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Daniel E. O'Toole


Clerk of Court