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Case TitleBrennan Center For Justice At New York University School Of Law v. United States Department of State
DistrictSouthern District of New York
CityFoley Square
Case Number1:2017cv07520
Date Filed2017-10-02
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge John G. Koeltl
PlaintiffBrennan Center For Justice At New York University School Of Law
Case DescriptionThe Brennan Center for Justice submitted a FOIA request to the Department of State for records concerning 23 categories of records pertaining to the travel ban. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and granted the Brennan Center's requests for expedited processing and a fee waiver. The agency also said it would notify the Brennan Center once records were located. The Brennan Center then filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Expedited processing, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUnited States Department of State
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2017-10-021COMPLAINT against United States Department of Justice. (Filing Fee $ 400.00, Receipt Number 0208-14196219)Document filed by Brennan Center For Justice At New York University School Of Law. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, September 24, 2017 Proclamation by President Trump, # 2 Exhibit B, FOIA Request, # 3 Exhibit C, Interim Response by Department of State, # 4 Exhibit D, August 24, 2017 Email from L. Qadir to Department of State, # 5 Exhibit E, August 28, 2017 Email from Department of State to L. Qadir)(Roman, Neil) (Entered: 10/02/2017)
2017-10-022CIVIL COVER SHEET filed. (Roman, Neil) (Entered: 10/02/2017)
2017-10-023RULE 7.1 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT. No Corporate Parent. Document filed by Brennan Center For Justice At New York University School Of Law.(Roman, Neil) (Entered: 10/02/2017)
2017-10-024REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS as to United States Department of State, re: 1 Complaint,,. Document filed by Brennan Center For Justice At New York University School Of Law. (Roman, Neil) (Entered: 10/02/2017)
2017-10-03CASE OPENING INITIAL ASSIGNMENT NOTICE: The above-entitled action is assigned to Judge John G. Koeltl. Please download and review the Individual Practices of the assigned District Judge, located at http://nysd.uscourts.gov/judges/District . Attorneys are responsible for providing courtesy copies to judges where their Individual Practices require such. Please download and review the ECF Rules and Instructions, located at http://nysd.uscourts.gov/ecf_filing.php . (kl) (Entered: 10/03/2017)
2017-10-03Magistrate Judge Kevin Nathaniel Fox is so designated. Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 636(c) and Fed. R. Civ. P. 73(b)(1) parties are notified that they may consent to proceed before a United States Magistrate Judge. Parties who wish to consent may access the necessary form at the following link: http://nysd.uscourts.gov/forms.php . (kl) (Entered: 10/03/2017)
2017-10-03Case Designated ECF. (kl) (Entered: 10/03/2017)
2017-10-035ELECTRONIC SUMMONS ISSUED as to United States Department of State. (kl) (Entered: 10/03/2017)
2017-10-116MOTION for Mark H. Lynch to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Filing fee $ 200.00, receipt number 0208-14231385. Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff. Document filed by Brennan Center For Justice At New York University School Of Law. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, Certificate of Good Standing, # 2 Exhibit B, Proposed Order, # 3 Exhibit C, Declaration of Mark H. Lynch)(Lynch, Mark) (Entered: 10/11/2017)
2017-10-117NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Johnathan James Smith on behalf of Brennan Center For Justice At New York University School Of Law. (Smith, Johnathan) (Entered: 10/11/2017)
2017-10-12>>>NOTICE REGARDING PRO HAC VICE MOTION. Regarding Document No. 6 MOTION for Mark H. Lynch to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Filing fee $ 200.00, receipt number 0208-14231385. Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff. . The document has been reviewed and there are no deficiencies. (bcu) (Entered: 10/12/2017)
2017-10-128MOTION for Jaclyn E. Martinez Resly to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Filing fee $ 200.00, receipt number 0208-14236576. Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff. Document filed by Brennan Center For Justice At New York University School Of Law. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, District of Columbia Certificate of Good Standing, # 2 Exhibit B, Texas Certificate of Good Standing, # 3 Exhibit C, Proposed Order, # 4 Exhibit D, Declaration of Jaclyn E. Martinez Resly)(Martinez Resly, Jaclyn) (Entered: 10/12/2017)
2017-10-12>>>NOTICE REGARDING PRO HAC VICE MOTION. Regarding Document No. 8 MOTION for Jaclyn E. Martinez Resly to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Filing fee $ 200.00, receipt number 0208-14236576. Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff. . The document has been reviewed and there are no deficiencies. (bcu) (Entered: 10/12/2017)
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