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Case TitleCurrier v. Department of Homeland Security et al
DistrictNorthern District of California
CitySan Francisco
Case Number3:2017cv01799
Date Filed2017-03-31
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeMagistrate Judge Jacqueline Scott Corley
PlaintiffCora Currier
Case DescriptionCora Currier, a reporter, submitted FOIA requests to the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of State, and the Department of Justice for records concerning the two travel ban executive orders issued by President Donald Trump. Currier also requested expedited processing. The agencies acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agencies, Currier filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Expedited processing, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantDepartment of Homeland Security
DefendantDepartment of State
DefendantDepartment of Justice
Complaint attachment 1
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2017-03-311COMPLAINT for Injunctive Relief against Department of Homeland Security, Department of Justice, Department of State ( Filing fee $ 400, receipt number 0971-11279648.). Filed byCora Currier. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(Hofmann, Marcia) (Filed on 3/31/2017) (Entered: 03/31/2017)
2017-03-312Certificate of Interested Entities by Cora Currier (Hofmann, Marcia) (Filed on 3/31/2017) (Entered: 03/31/2017)
2017-03-313Proposed Summons. (Hofmann, Marcia) (Filed on 3/31/2017) (Entered: 03/31/2017)
2017-03-314Case assigned to Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Scott Corley. Counsel for plaintiff or the removing party is responsible for serving the Complaint or Notice of Removal, Summons and the assigned judge's standing orders and all other new case documents upon the opposing parties. For information, visit E-Filing A New Civil Case at Standing orders can be downloaded from the court's web page at Upon receipt, the summons will be issued and returned electronically. Counsel is required to send chambers a copy of the initiating documents pursuant to L.R. 5-1(e)(7). A scheduling order will be sent by Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF) within two business days. Consent/Declination due by 4/14/2017. (haS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/31/2017) (Entered: 03/31/2017)
2017-03-315Initial Case Management Scheduling Order with ADR Deadlines: Case Management Statement due by 6/22/2017. Case Management Conference set for 6/29/2017 01:30 PM in Courtroom F, 15th Floor, San Francisco. (ysS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/31/2017) (Entered: 04/03/2017)
2017-04-036Summons Issued as to US Attorney.(ysS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/3/2017) (Entered: 04/03/2017)
2017-04-067CONSENT/DECLINATION to Proceed Before a US Magistrate Judge by Cora Currier.. (Hofmann, Marcia) (Filed on 4/6/2017) (Entered: 04/06/2017)
2017-04-128CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Cora Currier (Hofmann, Marcia) (Filed on 4/12/2017) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
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