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Case TitleCENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv00286
Date Filed2017-02-15
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly
PlaintiffCENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY
Case DescriptionThe Center for Public Integrity submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Energy for National Nuclear Security Administration performance and evaluation plans. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after several inquiries concerning the status of the request resulted in no resolution, the Center for Public Integrity filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
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2017-02-151COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-4843529) filed by CENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons to U.S. Attorney, # 4 Summons to Attorney General)(Smith, Peter) (Entered: 02/15/2017)
2017-02-152LCvR 7.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by CENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY (Smith, Peter) (Entered: 02/15/2017)
2017-02-15Case Assigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. (md) (Entered: 02/15/2017)
2017-02-153SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (md) (Entered: 02/15/2017)
2017-02-164ORDER Establishing Procedures for Cases Assigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. Signed by Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly on February 16, 2017. (NS) (Entered: 02/16/2017)
2017-02-165RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 2/16/2017. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 3/18/2017. (Smith, Peter) (Entered: 02/16/2017)
2017-03-016RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 02/22/2017. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Return Receipt)(Smith, Peter) (Entered: 03/01/2017)
2017-03-157RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY served on 2/23/2017 (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Duplicate Return Receipt)(Smith, Peter) (Entered: 03/15/2017)
2017-03-208ANSWER to Complaint by U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY.(Peterson, Benton) (Entered: 03/20/2017)
2017-03-219ORDER. The parties shall MEET AND CONFER and file a Joint Status Report proposing a schedule for proceeding in this matter. The parties shall file the schedule not later than APRIL 20, 2017. Signed by Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly on 3/21/2017. (lcckk1) (Entered: 03/21/2017)
2017-03-21Set/Reset Deadlines: Joint Status Report proposing a schedule due by 4/20/2017 (dot) (Entered: 03/22/2017)
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