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Case TitleAMERICAN-ARAB ANTI-DISCRIMINATION COMMITTEE v. U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv00708
Date Filed2017-04-18
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Christopher R. Cooper
PlaintiffAMERICAN-ARAB ANTI-DISCRIMINATION COMMITTEE
Case DescriptionThe American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee submitted FOIA requests to U.S. Customs and Border Protection for records concerning policies related to Global Entry revocations, suspensions, terminations, and confirmations. The Anti-Discrimination Committee also requested expedited processing. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, the Anti-Discrimination Committee filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Expedited processing, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION
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2017-04-181COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-4918937), CIVIL COVER SHEET by AMERICAN-ARAB ANTI-DISCRIMINATION COMMITTEE, REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE filed by AMERICAN-ARAB ANTI-DISCRIMINATION COMMITTEE. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons U.S. Attorney's Office - Civil Process Clerk, # 3 Summons DHS Office of General Counsel, # 4 Summons U.S. Attorney General)(Free, R.) (Entered: 04/18/2017)
2017-04-182NOTICE of Filing - Exhibits to Complaint by AMERICAN-ARAB ANTI-DISCRIMINATION COMMITTEE re 1 Complaint,, Cover Sheet,, Request for Summons to Issue, (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - March 8, 2017 FOIA Request, # 2 Exhibit B - CBP Web Portal Printout, # 3 Exhibit C - March 9, 2017 FOIA Modification, # 4 Exhibit D - CBP Web Portal Printout)(Free, R.) (Entered: 04/18/2017)
2017-04-18ENTERED IN ERROR.....Case Assigned to Judge Tanya S. Chutkan. (sth) Modified on 4/19/2017 based on incorrect Deck. (sth). (Entered: 04/19/2017)
2017-04-18Case Reassigned to Judge Christopher R. Cooper. (sth) (Entered: 04/19/2017)
2017-04-193SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Summons, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons)(sth) (Entered: 04/19/2017)
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