Skip to content

Case Detail

[Subscribe to updates]
Case TitlePUBLIC CITIZEN, INC. v. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv01938
Date Filed2017-09-22
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Christopher R. Cooper
PlaintiffPUBLIC CITIZEN, INC.
Case DescriptionPublic Citizen submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Labor for records concerning the agency's implementation of President Trump's executive order to cut back on regulations. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Public Citizen filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantDEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Documents
Docket
Complaint
Complaint attachment 1
Complaint attachment 2
Complaint attachment 3
Complaint attachment 4
User-contributed Documents
 
Docket Events (Hide)
Date FiledDoc #Docket Text

2017-09-221COMPLAINT against DEPARTMENT OF LABOR ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5127887) filed by PUBLIC CITIZEN, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Sherman, Sean) (Entered: 09/22/2017)
2017-09-222NOTICE of Appearance by Sean M. Sherman on behalf of PUBLIC CITIZEN, INC. (Sherman, Sean) (Entered: 09/22/2017)
2017-09-22Case Assigned to Judge Christopher R. Cooper. (zsb) (Entered: 09/22/2017)
2017-09-223SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Consent Form)(zsb) (Entered: 09/22/2017)
2017-10-024NOTICE of Appearance by Scott Leeson Sroka on behalf of DEPARTMENT OF LABOR (Sroka, Scott) (Entered: 10/02/2017)
Hide Docket Events
by FOIA Project Staff