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Case TitleENVIRONMENTAL INTEGRITY PROJECT v. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv01203
Date Filed2017-06-19
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge John D. Bates
PlaintiffENVIRONMENTAL INTEGRITY PROJECT
Case DescriptionThe Environmental Integrity Project submitted a FOIA request to the EPA for records concerning EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's meetings with outside parties, as well as his travel expenses. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. EIP contacted the agency to inquire about the status of its request. After the agency could not provide any further information, EIP filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
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2017-06-191COMPLAINT against ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (Filing fee $ 400) filed by ENVIRONMENTAL INTEGRITY PROJECT. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Civil Cover Sheet, # 6 Summons EPA, # 7 Summons USAO, # 8 Summons USDOJ)(Schaeffer, Eric) (Entered: 06/19/2017)
2017-06-192Corporate Disclosure Statement by ENVIRONMENTAL INTEGRITY PROJECT. (Schaeffer, Eric) (Main Document 2 replaced on 6/20/2017) (td). (Entered: 06/19/2017)
2017-06-19Case Assigned to Judge John D. Bates. (jd) (Entered: 06/20/2017)
2017-06-20Filing fee: $ 400, receipt number 4616085466 (jd) (Entered: 06/20/2017)
2017-06-213SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Consent Forms)(jd) (Entered: 06/21/2017)
2017-06-284NOTICE of Appearance by Joshua L. Rogers on behalf of All Defendants (Rogers, Joshua) (Entered: 06/28/2017)
2017-07-145RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 6/21/2017. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 7/21/2017. (Attachments: # 1 Affidavit)(Schaeffer, Eric) (Entered: 07/14/2017)
2017-07-146RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 7/3/2017. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certified Return Receipt, # 2 Exhibit Electronic Confirmation)(Schaeffer, Eric) (Entered: 07/14/2017)
2017-07-147RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY served on 6/26/2017 (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certified Return Receipt, # 2 Exhibit Electronic Confirmation)(Schaeffer, Eric) (Entered: 07/14/2017)
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