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Case TitleJUDICIAL WATCH, INC. v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2012cv02034
Date Filed2012-12-19
Date Closed2014-11-07
JudgeJudge Reggie B. Walton
PlaintiffJUDICIAL WATCH, INC.
DefendantUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE
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2012-12-191COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE ( Filing fee $ 350 receipt number 0090-3167383) filed by JUDICIAL WATCH, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons)(Orfanedes, Paul) (Entered: 12/19/2012)
2012-12-192LCvR 7.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by JUDICIAL WATCH, INC. (Orfanedes, Paul) (Entered: 12/19/2012)
2012-12-193NOTICE of Appearance by Christopher Alan Fedeli on behalf of JUDICIAL WATCH, INC. (Fedeli, Christopher) (Entered: 12/19/2012)
2012-12-19Case Assigned to Judge Reggie B. Walton. (kb) (Entered: 12/19/2012)
2012-12-194ELECTRONIC SUMMONS (3) Issued as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Consent Form, # 2 Notice of Consent)(kb) (Entered: 12/19/2012)
2013-01-075RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 12/27/2012. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 1/26/2013. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Cristina Rotaru)(Orfanedes, Paul) (Entered: 01/07/2013)
2013-01-076RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 12/27/12. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Cristina Rotaru)(Orfanedes, Paul) (Entered: 01/07/2013)
2013-01-077RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE served on 12/27/2012 (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Cristina Rotaru)(Orfanedes, Paul) (Entered: 01/07/2013)
2013-01-288ANSWER to Complaint by U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE.(Smith, Jeffrey) (Entered: 01/28/2013)
2013-01-29NOTICE OF ERROR re 8 Answer to Complaint; emailed to jeffrey.smith5@usdoj.gov, cc'd 3 associated attorneys -- The PDF file you docketed contained errors: 1. Please note the Judge initials are RBW not RLW (jf, ) (Entered: 01/29/2013)
2013-01-299Corrected ANSWER to Complaint by U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE.(Smith, Jeffrey) (Entered: 01/29/2013)
2013-03-1410MEET AND CONFER STATEMENT. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Fedeli, Christopher) (Entered: 03/14/2013)
2013-03-2811NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTION OF COUNSEL by Peter J. Phipps on behalf of U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Substituting for attorney Jeffrey Smith (Phipps, Peter) (Entered: 03/28/2013)
2013-05-1512STATUS REPORT (Joint, Supplemental) by U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Phipps, Peter) (Entered: 05/15/2013)
2013-07-0213STATUS REPORT (Joint) by UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Phipps, Peter) (Entered: 07/02/2013)
2013-11-1514STATUS REPORT (Joint) by UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Phipps, Peter) (Entered: 11/15/2013)
2014-03-1415STATUS REPORT (Joint) by UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Phipps, Peter) (Entered: 03/14/2014)
2014-06-25MINUTE ORDER. Upon consideration of the parties' Joint Status Report March 14, 2014 (see ECF No. 15 ), and for good cause shown, it is ORDERED that, on or before July 8, 2014, the parties shall file another joint status report informing the Court of the status of this case and/or a proposed briefing schedule for motions to address any remaining disputes. Signed by Judge Reggie B. Walton on 6/25/2014. (lcrbw2) (Entered: 06/25/2014)
2014-06-26Set/Reset Deadlines: Joint Status Report due by 7/8/2014 (mpt, ) (Entered: 06/26/2014)
2014-07-0816STATUS REPORT of the Parties by JUDICIAL WATCH, INC.. (Fedeli, Chris) (Entered: 07/08/2014)
2014-07-08MINUTE ORDER. Upon consideration of the parties' Joint Status Report July 8, 2014 (see ECF No. 16 ), and for good cause shown, it is ORDERED that, on or before September 8, 2014, the parties shall file another joint status report informing the Court of the status of this case and/or a proposed briefing schedule for motions to address any remaining disputes. Signed by Judge Reggie B. Walton on 7/8/2014. (lcrbw2) (Entered: 07/08/2014)
2014-09-0817STATUS REPORT (Joint) by UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Phipps, Peter) (Entered: 09/08/2014)
2014-09-09MINUTE ORDER. Upon consideration of the parties' Joint Status Report September 8, 2014, and for good cause shown, it is ORDERED that if this matter is not voluntarily dismissed on or before October 8, 2014, the parties will, by that date, file a Joint Proposed Briefing Schedule to address outstanding issues to be addressed through summary judgment briefing. Signed by Judge Reggie B. Walton on September 9, 2014. (lcrbw2) (Entered: 09/09/2014)
2014-09-10Set/Reset Deadlines: Joint Briefing Scheduled due by 10/8/2014. (mpt, ) (Entered: 09/10/2014)
2014-10-0818STATUS REPORT (Joint) by UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE. (Phipps, Peter) (Entered: 10/08/2014)
2014-11-0719STIPULATION of Dismissal With Prejudice by JUDICIAL WATCH, INC.. (Fedeli, Chris) (Entered: 11/07/2014)
2014-11-07MINUTE ORDER. Upon consideration of the Stipulation of Dismissal With Prejudice, and in light of the parties' consent, it is hereby ORDERED that the case is DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. It is further ORDERED that the case is CLOSED. Signed by Judge Reggie B. Walton on November 7, 2014. (lcrbw2) (Entered: 11/07/2014)
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