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Case TitleROSEBROCK et al v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv01327
Date Filed2017-07-05
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Christopher R. Cooper
PlaintiffROBERT L. ROSEBROCK
PlaintiffJUDICIAL WATCH, INC.
Case DescriptionRobert Rosebrock and Judicial Watch submitted FOIA requests to the Department of Veterans Affairs for records pertaining to Rosebrock, whose request was also made under the Privacy Act. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Rosebrock and Judicial Watch filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
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2017-07-051COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5019228) filed by ROBERT L. ROSEBROCK, JUDICIAL WATCH, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Orfanedes, Paul) (Entered: 07/05/2017)
2017-07-052LCvR 7.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by JUDICIAL WATCH, INC., ROBERT L. ROSEBROCK (Orfanedes, Paul) (Entered: 07/05/2017)
2017-07-053NOTICE of Corrected Civil Cover Sheet and Summonses by JUDICIAL WATCH, INC., ROBERT L. ROSEBROCK re 1 Complaint, (Attachments: # 1 Summons, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons)(Orfanedes, Paul) (Entered: 07/05/2017)
2017-07-05Case Assigned to Judge Christopher R. Cooper. (md) (Entered: 07/06/2017)
2017-07-064SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice of Consent) (md) (Entered: 07/06/2017)
2017-07-175RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 7/17/2017. ( Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 8/16/2017.), RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 7/11/2017., RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS served on 7/11/2017 (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Cristina Rotaru)(Orfanedes, Paul) (Entered: 07/17/2017)
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