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Case TitlePROTECT DEMOCRACY PROJECT, INC. v. OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv00814
Date Filed2017-05-02
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amit P. Mehta
PlaintiffPROTECT DEMOCRACY PROJECT, INC.
Case DescriptionThe Protect Democracy Project submitted a FOIA request to OMB for records concerning the review by federal agencies of President Trump's travel ban before it was released. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Protect Democracy Project filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantOFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET
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2017-05-021COMPLAINT against OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-4937287) filed by PROTECT DEMOCRACY PROJECT, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Civil Cover Sheet, # 4 Summons)(Murphy, Allison) (Entered: 05/02/2017)
2017-05-02Case Assigned to Judge Amit P. Mehta. (jd) (Entered: 05/03/2017)
2017-05-032NOTICE Certificate LCvR 7.1 by PROTECT DEMOCRACY PROJECT, INC. re 1 Complaint, (Murphy, Allison) (Entered: 05/03/2017)
2017-05-033SUMMONS (1) Issued Electronically as to OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET. (Attachment: # 1 Consent Forms)(jd) (Entered: 05/03/2017)
2017-05-034LCvR 7.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by PROTECT DEMOCRACY PROJECT, INC.;(See docket entry no. 2 to view document.) (td) (Entered: 05/04/2017)
2017-05-135REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE re 1 Complaint, filed by PROTECT DEMOCRACY PROJECT, INC.. Related document: 1 Complaint, filed by PROTECT DEMOCRACY PROJECT, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Complaint)(Murphy, Allison) (Entered: 05/13/2017)
2017-05-136REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE re 1 Complaint, filed by PROTECT DEMOCRACY PROJECT, INC.. Related document: 1 Complaint, filed by PROTECT DEMOCRACY PROJECT, INC..(Murphy, Allison) (Entered: 05/13/2017)
2017-05-157SUMMONS (2) Issued Electronically as to, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (jf) (Entered: 05/15/2017)
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