Joseph Walsh, Petitioner, v. Department of the Navy, Respondent, 918 F.2d 187 (Fed. Cir. 1990)

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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - 918 F.2d 187 (Fed. Cir. 1990) Oct. 26, 1990

Before NIES, Chief Judge, and RICH and CLEVENGER, Circuit Judges.


The final decision of the Merit Systems Protection Board ("Board"), Docket No. SF07528910415, affirming the suspension without pay for 30 days of Joseph Walsh, a boiler plant operator at the Long Beach, California Naval Shipyard, for refusal to testify in an administrative investigation is affirmed on the basis of the administrative judge's initial decision dated July 20, 1989, which became final on November 29, 1989, when the Board denied Mr. Walsh's petition for review.