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Case TitlePRIVACY INTERNATIONAL v. NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv01324
Date Filed2017-07-05
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amit P. Mehta
PlaintiffPRIVACY INTERNATIONAL
Case DescriptionPrivacy International submitted FOIA requests to the National Security Agency and the other members of the intelligence community for records concerning the agreement between the United States and the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand to exchange signals intelligence. The agencies acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from any of the agencies, Privacy International filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantNATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY
DefendantOFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR OF NATIONAL INTELLIGENCE
DefendantDEPARTMENT OF STATE
DefendantNATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION
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2017-07-051COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5017745) filed by PRIVACY INTERNATIONAL. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Civil Cover Sheet, # 4 Summons to National Security Agency, # 5 Summons to Office of the Director of National Intelligence, # 6 Summons to Department of State, # 7 Summons to National Archives and Records Administration, # 8 Summons to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, # 9 Summons to United States Attorney for the District of Columbia)(Bloch-Wehba, Hannah) (Entered: 07/05/2017)
2017-07-05Case Assigned to Judge Amit P. Mehta. (sth) (Entered: 07/05/2017)
2017-07-052SUMMONS (6) Issued Electronically as to DEPARTMENT OF STATE, NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION, NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY, OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR OF NATIONAL INTELLIGENCE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Summons, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons, # 5 Summons, # 6 Summons)(sth) (Entered: 07/05/2017)
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