B-134780, JAN. 24, 1958

B-134780: Jan 24, 1958

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LOCKER AND SCHLEZINGER: WE HAVE RECEIVED YOUR LETTER OF NOVEMBER 26. IS BASED ON THE SAME STATUTORY PROVISIONS. IT IS NOT OUR PRACTICE TO TAKE ACTION UPON A CLAIM WHICH IS THE SUBJECT OF LITIGATION PENDING IN THE COURT OF CLAIMS. FINAL ACTION WILL NOT BE TAKEN BY THIS OFFICE ON THE CLAIM YOU HAVE PRESENTED HERE UNTIL THE CONCLUSION OF THE JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS NOW PENDING IN THAT COURT.

B-134780, JAN. 24, 1958

TO FRIEDMAN, LOCKER AND SCHLEZINGER:

WE HAVE RECEIVED YOUR LETTER OF NOVEMBER 26, 1957, PRESENTING A CLAIM ON BEHALF OF LIEUTENANT COLONEL WILLIAM P. RICHARDS, U.S. MARINE CORPS,RETIRED, FOR ADDITIONAL RETIRED PAY ALLEGED TO BE DUE HIM INCIDENT TO HIS MILITARY SERVICE.

PETITION NO. 566-57, NOW PENDING BEFORE THE COURT OF CLAIMS, IS BASED ON THE SAME STATUTORY PROVISIONS, RAISES THE SAME ISSUES, AND PRESUMABLY COVERS THE SAME PERIOD OF TIME AS THAT INVOLVED IN THE ABOVE CLAIM. IT IS NOT OUR PRACTICE TO TAKE ACTION UPON A CLAIM WHICH IS THE SUBJECT OF LITIGATION PENDING IN THE COURT OF CLAIMS, AND FINAL ACTION WILL NOT BE TAKEN BY THIS OFFICE ON THE CLAIM YOU HAVE PRESENTED HERE UNTIL THE CONCLUSION OF THE JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS NOW PENDING IN THAT COURT.