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Case TitleReyes v. Bureau of Indian Affairs Western Regional Office
DistrictSouthern District of California
CitySan Diego
Case Number3:2017cv01190
Date Filed2017-06-13
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge John A. Houston
PlaintiffEmilio Reyes
Case DescriptionEmilio Reyes submitted a FOIA request to the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Western Regional Office for records concerning censuses for the Papago Indians from 1920-1940. The agency withheld 1,005 documents in full. Reyes then filed suit.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Vaughn index

DefendantBureau of Indian Affairs Western Regional Office
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2017-06-131COMPLAINT against Bureau of Indian Affairs Western Regional Office, IFP Filed, filed by Emilio Reyes. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet) The new case number is 3:17-cv-1190-JAH-RBB. Judge John A. Houston and Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks are assigned to the case.(fth) (jao). (Entered: 06/13/2017)
2017-06-132MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis by Emilio Reyes. (fth) (jao). (Entered: 06/13/2017)
2017-06-163ORDER granting 2 Motion for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis. US Marshal shall effect service of complaint. (ifp package and summons prepared). Signed by Judge John A. Houston on 6/15/2017. (All non-registered users served via U.S. Mail Service)(jpp) (Entered: 06/16/2017)
2017-06-164Summons Issued. Counsel receiving this notice electronically should print this summons and serve it in accordance with Rule 4, Fed.R.Civ.P and LR 4.1. Summons will be mailed to plaintiffs not receiving notice electronically. (Attachments: # 1 in forma pauperis letter)(jpp) (Entered: 06/16/2017)
2017-07-076CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE - USM Form 285 returned executed 6/27/2017 re summons, by Emilio Reyes. Office of the Attorney General served. (jpp) (Entered: 07/12/2017)
2017-07-077CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE - USM Form 285 returned executed 6/28/2017 re summons, by Emilio Reyes. Department of the Interior served. (jpp) (Entered: 07/12/2017)
2017-07-105CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE - USM Form 285 returned executed 7/07/2017 re summons, by Emilio Reyes. US Attorney San Diego served. (jpp) (Entered: 07/12/2017)
2017-07-178NOTICE OF RELATED CASE(S) by Bureau of Indian Affairs Western Regional Office of case(s) 17cv1187; 17cv1188; 17cv1189; 17cv1190; 17cv1191; 17cv1192; 17cv1193; 17cv1194; 17cv1195; 17cv1196; 17cv1197; 17cv1417; 17cv1418; 17cv1419; 17cv1420 . (Attachments: # 1 Proof of Service)(Church, Rebecca) Modified on 7/18/2017 to reflect proposed low number not prepared, case does not meet criteria for a low number order, 17CV1191-JLS(KSC) is lead case, member cases are 17CV1192-JLS(KSC) and 17CV1195-JLS(KSC). (jpp). (Entered: 07/17/2017)
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