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Case TitleWheeler v. Mahar et al
DistrictNorthern District of Georgia
Case Number1:2017cv01256
Date Filed2017-04-07
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge William S. Duffey, Jr
PlaintiffEdd D. Wheeler
Case DescriptionBrad Wheeler submitted a FOIA request to the Department of State for records concerning Barack Obama's passport. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Wheeler filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit

DefendantHarry Mahar Assistant U.S. Secretary of State for Administration
DefendantDavid T. Donahue Assistant U.S. Secretary of State for Consular Affairs
DefendantJonathan Rolbin Director, Office of Passport Legal Affairs and Law Enforcement Liaison, Department of U.S. Secretary of State
DefendantChief of Freedom of Information Act Requests Bureau of Consular Affairs, Office of Passport Services, Law Enforcement Liaison Division, Department of U.S. Secretary of State
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2017-04-071COMPLAINT filed by Edd D. Wheeler. ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number GAN100091780) (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A-D, # 2 Waiver of the Service of Summons, # 3 Civil Cover Sheet)(btql) Please visit our website at to obtain Pretrial Instructions which includes the Consent To Proceed Before U.S. Magistrate form. (Entered: 04/07/2017)
2017-04-262Letter, dated April 24, 2017, from Plaintiff regarding service of Defendants. (ddm) (Entered: 04/27/2017)
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