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Case TitleCENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY v. NATIONAL OCEANIC & ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION, et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv02031
Date Filed2017-10-03
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amy Berman Jackson
PlaintiffCENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY
Case DescriptionThe Center for Biological Diversity submitted a FOIA request to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for records concerning the decision to disband the Advisory Committee for the Sustained National Climate Assessment. After hearing nothing further from the agency, the Center for Biological Diversity filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantNATIONAL OCEANIC & ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
DefendantDEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
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2017-10-031COMPLAINT against DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, NATIONAL OCEANIC & ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5141927) filed by CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons, # 5 Summons)(Crystal, Howard) (Entered: 10/03/2017)
2017-10-03Case Assigned to Judge Amy Berman Jackson. (sth) (Entered: 10/03/2017)
2017-10-032REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE CORRECTED Summons filed by CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY.(Crystal, Howard) (Entered: 10/03/2017)
2017-10-033SUMMONS (4) Issued Electronically as to DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, NATIONAL OCEANIC & ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(sth) (Entered: 10/03/2017)
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