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Case TitleALLEN v. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv01197
Date Filed2017-06-16
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly
PlaintiffISAAC KELVIN ALLEN
Case DescriptionIsaac Allen, a federal prisoner, submitted a FOIA request to the Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys for records concerning losses suffered by banks. EOUSA took a 10-day extension. Allen also submitted a FOIA request to the Bureau of Prisons for records concerning the agency's decision to place him on a security threat list in 2011. BOP disclosed 6 pages in full and one page in part. It withheld 39 pages entirely. Allen filed an administrative appeal, which was denied. Allen then filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Recovery of Costs

DefendantDEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DefendantBUREAU OF PRISONS
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Complaint
Complaint attachment 1
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2017-06-16Initiating Pleading & IFP Application Received on 6/16/2017. (js) (Entered: 06/20/2017)
2017-06-161COMPLAINT against BUREAU OF PRISONS, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE filed by ISAAC KELVIN ALLEN. (Attachments: # 1 Attachment to Complaint)(js) (Entered: 06/20/2017)
2017-06-162MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis by ISAAC KELVIN ALLEN. (js) (Entered: 06/20/2017)
2017-06-163PRISONER TRUST FUND ACCOUNT STATEMENT for period of six months by ISAAC KELVIN ALLEN. (js) (Entered: 06/20/2017)
2017-07-174PRO SE ORDER directing within 30 days of this Order, unless an extension of time is granted, plaintiff to provide a six month trust fund prisoner account statement and failure to comply will result in dismissal of case. Plaintiff shall provide the requested information specific within this order. Signed by Judge Tanya S. Chutkan on 07/13/2017. (zsb) (Entered: 07/21/2017)
2017-08-175NOTICE OF PRISONER TRUST FUND ACCOUNT STATEMENT for period of six months by ISAAC KELVIN ALLEN. (md) (Entered: 08/25/2017)
2017-11-096ORDER GRANTING 2 Motion for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis. Signed by Judge Amit P. Mehta on 10/25/2017. (md) (Entered: 11/09/2017)
2017-11-09Case Reassigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. Unassigned is no longer assigned to the case. (md) (Entered: 11/09/2017)
2017-11-097NOTICE OF RELATED CASE by ISAAC KELVIN ALLEN. Case related to Case No. 16-cv-708. (md) (Entered: 11/09/2017)
2017-12-018SUMMONS (4) Issued as to BUREAU OF PRISONS, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (jd) (Entered: 12/04/2017)
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