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Case TitleFIGUEROA v. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv01713
Date Filed2017-08-23
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amy Berman Jackson
PlaintiffANTONIO FIGUEROA
Case DescriptionAntonio Figueroa, who had been terminated from the Puerto Rico Air National Guard, submitted a FOIA request to the National Guard Bureau for records about himself. The NGB told Figueroa that his request would not be processed for a year. Figueroa filed an administrative appeal and the NGB denied his appeal. Figueroa also submitted a FOIA request to the Air Force Office of Inspector General pertaining to his removal from the Air National Guard. The agency referred his request to another office, but did not respond further. Figueroa also submitted a FOIA request to the Board of Correction of Military Records for records concerning his claim before the Board. The agency promised to process his request, but did not respond further. Figueroa then filed suit against the Air Force and the Department of Defense.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
DefendantUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE
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2017-08-231COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5085793) filed by ANTONIO FIGUEROA. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Exhibit "A", # 2 Exhibit Exhibit "B", # 3 Exhibit Exhibit "C", # 4 Exhibit Exhibit "D", # 5 Exhibit Exhibit "E", # 6 Exhibit Exhibit "F", # 7 Exhibit Exhibit "G", # 8 Exhibit Exhibit "H", # 9 Civil Cover Sheet, # 10 Summons Summons AF, # 11 Summons Summons AF, # 12 Summons Summons DoD, # 13 Summons Summons US Atty)(Manne, Jason) (Entered: 08/23/2017)
2017-08-232ERRATA Correcting caption page and summonses by ANTONIO FIGUEROA 1 Complaint,, filed by ANTONIO FIGUEROA. (Attachments: # 1 Summons, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Manne, Jason) (Entered: 08/23/2017)
2017-08-23Case Assigned to Judge Amy Berman Jackson. (jd) (Entered: 08/24/2017)
2017-08-243SUMMONS (2) Issued Electronically as to UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Consent Forms)(jd) (Entered: 08/24/2017)
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