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Case TitlePUBLIC EMPLOYEES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY v. DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv00633
Date Filed2017-04-10
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Randolph D. Moss
PlaintiffPUBLIC EMPLOYEES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY
Case DescriptionPublic Employees for Environmental Responsibility submitted a FOIA request to the Office of the Inspector General at the Department of the Interior for records concerning an OIG investigation of alleged ethical violations by a supervisory agent of the Bureau of Land Management in Salt Lake City. After the OIG posted a summary of the investigation on its website, PEER requested a copy of the full report. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, PEER filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
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2017-04-101COMPLAINT against DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR Office of Inspector General ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-4907788) filed by PUBLIC EMPLOYEES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Department of Interior, # 3 Summons U.S. Attorney General, # 4 Summons U.S. Attorney for D.C.)(Dinerstein, Paula) (Entered: 04/10/2017)
2017-04-102LCvR 7.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by PUBLIC EMPLOYEES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY (Dinerstein, Paula) (Entered: 04/10/2017)
2017-04-12Case Assigned to Judge Randolph D. Moss. (sb) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
2017-04-123SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Consent Form)(sb) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
2017-04-124STANDING ORDER: The parties are hereby ORDERED to comply with the directives set out in the attached Standing Order. Signed by Judge Randolph D. Moss on 4/12/2017. (lcrdm1, ) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
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