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Case TitleAmerican Civil Liberties Union of Arizona v. United States Department of Homeland Security et al
DistrictDistrict of Arizona
CityPhoenix Division
Case Number2:2017cv01083
Date Filed2017-04-12
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeMagistrate Judge Deborah M Fine
PlaintiffAmerican Civil Liberties Union of Arizona
Case DescriptionThe ACLU of Arizona submitted requests to the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Customs and Border Protection for records concerning implementation of President Trump's travel ban. The ACLU of Arizona also requested a fee waiver. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, the ACLU of Arizona filed suit.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Attorney's fees, Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Public Interest Fee Waiver

DefendantUnited States Department of Homeland Security
DefendantUnited States Customs and Border Protection
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2017-04-121COMPLAINT. Filing fee received: $ 400.00, receipt number 0970-14116866 filed by American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona. (Submitted by David Bodney). (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet)(SLQ) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
2017-04-122Filing fee paid, receipt number 0970-14116866. This case has been assigned to the Honorable Deborah M Fine. All future pleadings or documents should bear the correct case number: CV-17-01083-PHX-DMF. Magistrate Election form attached. (Attachments: # 1 Magistrate Consent Form Instructions)(SLQ) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
2017-04-123SUMMONS Submitted by American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona. (Bodney, David) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
2017-04-124Corporate Disclosure Statement by American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona. (Bodney, David) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
2017-04-125ORDER that motions pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b) are discouraged if the defect can be cured by filing an amended pleading. The parties must meet and confer prior to the filing of such motions to determine whether it can be avoided. FURTHER ORDERED that Plaintiff(s) serve a copy of this Order upon Defendant(s) and file a notice of service. See attached Order for complete details. Signed by Magistrate Judge Deborah M Fine on 4/12/17. (KGM) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
2017-04-126SCHEDULING ORDER: Defendant shall serve an answer or otherwise plead within thirty days after service, unless the Court otherwise directs for good cause shown. The deadline for filing dispositive motions is six months from the date the case is at issue. Failure to file such a motion shall result in dismissal for lack of prosecution. Plaintiff shall serve Defendant with a copy of this Order. Signed by Magistrate Judge Deborah M Fine on 4/12/17. (KGM) (Entered: 04/12/2017)
2017-04-137SUMMONS Submitted by American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona. (Bodney, David) (Entered: 04/13/2017)
2017-04-138SUMMONS Submitted by American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona. (Bodney, David) (Entered: 04/13/2017)
2017-04-149Summons Issued as to United States Customs and Border Protection, United States Department of Homeland Security. (Attachments: # 1 Summons)(BAS). *** IMPORTANT: When printing the summons, select "Document and stamps" or "Document and comments" for the seal to appear on the document. (Entered: 04/14/2017)
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