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Case TitleCox v. Executive Office of US Attorneys et al
DistrictSouthern District of Illinois
CityEast St. Louis
Case Number3:2017cv00611
Date Filed2017-06-09
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge David R. Herndon
PlaintiffFrancis Schaeffer Cox
Case DescriptionFrancis Cox, a federal prisoner, submitted a FOIA request to the Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and other components of the Justice Department for records concerning himself. The agencies acknowledged receipt of the requests, but Cox was dissatisfied with their responses or lack thereof and filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit

DefendantExecutive Office of US Attorneys
DefendantBureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms
DefendantFederal Bureau of Investigation
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2017-06-091Notice of Case Opening. Judge David R. Herndon and Magistrate Judge Reona J. Daly assigned. All future documents must bear case number 17-611-DRH-RJD. If the parties consent to Magistrate Judge assignment, the consent form with instruction is attached for your convenience. Refer to the pro se litigant guide, found on the ILSD website, for further information. (kdb) (Entered: 06/09/2017)
2017-06-092COMPLAINT against Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, Executive Office of US Attorneys, and Federal Bureau of Investigation filed by Francis Schaeffer Cox.(kdb) (Entered: 06/09/2017)
2017-06-14Filing fee: $ 401.23, receipt number 44625007963 (kdb) (Entered: 06/14/2017)
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