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Case TitleZuzindlak v. United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
DistrictEastern District of Michigan
Case Number2:2019cv10594
Date Filed2019-02-27
Date Closed2019-03-20
JudgeDistrict Judge Bernard A. Friedman
PlaintiffChelsea Allise Zuzindlak
Case DescriptionChelsea Zuzindlak, an immigration attorney, submitted a FOIA request to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services for records pertaining to her client, An Ngoc Ho, including's Ho's Alien file. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Zuzindlak filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUnited States Citizenship and Immigration Services
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2019-02-271COMPLAINT filed by Chelsea Allise Zuzindlak against United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. Plaintiff requests summons issued. Receipt No: 0645-7127618 - Fee: $ 400. County of 1st Plaintiff: Oakland - County Where Action Arose: Oakland - County of 1st Defendant: USA. [ Previously dismissed case: No] [ Possible companion case(s): None ] (Attachments: # 1 Index of Exhibits, # 2 Exhibit FOIA Request, # 3 Exhibit Acknowledgment Letter) (Zuzindlak, Chelsea) (Entered: 02/27/2019)
2019-02-27A United States Magistrate Judge of this Court is available to conduct all proceedings in this civil action in accordance with 28 U.S.C. 636c and FRCP 73. The Notice, Consent, and Reference of a Civil Action to a Magistrate Judge form is available for download at (DPer) (Entered: 02/27/2019)
2019-02-272SUMMONS Issued for *United States Citizenship and Immigration Services* (DPer) (Entered: 02/27/2019)
2019-02-273SUMMONS Issued for the United States Attorney and the Office of the Attorney General. (DPer) (Entered: 02/27/2019)
2019-02-27REQUEST for SUMMONS for United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. (Zuzindlak, Chelsea) (Entered: 02/27/2019)
2019-02-274SUMMONS Issued for *United States Citizenship and Immigration Services* (DPer)(re-issued to correct attorney address) Modified on 2/27/2019 (DPer). (Entered: 02/27/2019)
2019-03-205STIPULATED ORDER OF VOLUNTARY DISMISSAL. Signed by District Judge Bernard A. Friedman. (JCur) (Entered: 03/20/2019)
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