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Case TitlePRECHTEL v. FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv01835
Date Filed2017-09-07
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Christopher R. Cooper
PlaintiffJASON PRECHTEL
Case DescriptionJason Prechtel submitted a FOIA request to the Federal Communications Commission for records concerning public Application Programming Interface keys. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Prechtel filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantFEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
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Complaint attachment 2
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Date FiledDoc #Docket Text

2017-09-071COMPLAINT against FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5106638) filed by Jason Prechtel. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons)(Topic, Matthew) (Entered: 09/07/2017)
2017-09-082COMPLAINT against FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (Fee Status:Filing Fee Waived) filed by Jason Prechtel. (Attachments: # 1 Errata Please not that this is exhibit A to the complaint for case 17-cv-1835 that was filed yesterday.)(Topic, Matthew) (Entered: 09/08/2017)
2017-09-08Case Assigned to Judge Christopher R. Cooper. (md) (Entered: 09/11/2017)
2017-09-113SUMMONS (1) Issued Electronically as to FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION. (Attachments: # 1 Notice of Consent) (md) (Entered: 09/11/2017)
2017-09-11SUMMONS (2) Not Issued as to non-party U.S. Attorney, U.S. Attorney General. (FOIA SUMMONS WERE NOT SUBMITTED AT THE TIME COMPLAINT WAS FILED) (md) (Entered: 09/11/2017)
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