Atherton v. United States

ELR Citation: 46 ELR 20066
No(s). 14-cv-02160 (D.D.C. Mar 30, 2016) (Cooper, J.)

A district court dismissed an individual's Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) lawsuit against the United States for allegedly causing him to suffer severe emotional trauma and harm to his "internal organs" after he woke up to the sound of a U.S. Park Police helicopter flying overhead. The helicopter was...