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Case TitleAQUALLIANCE v. NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv02108
Date Filed2017-10-11
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Christopher R. Cooper
PlaintiffAQUALLIANCE a Not-for-Profit Corporation
Case DescriptionAqualliance, a non-profit dedicated to defending northern California waters, submitted a FOIA request to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for records concerning water quality downstream from the Orville Dam since January 2017. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Aqualliance filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit

DefendantNATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
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2017-10-111COMPLAINT against NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5154373) filed by AQUALLIANCE. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons to US Attorney Civil Process Clerk, # 3 Summons to Attorney General, # 4 Summons to Defendant)(Kenna, Matt) (Entered: 10/11/2017)
2017-10-12Case Assigned to Judge Christopher R. Cooper. (zsb) (Entered: 10/12/2017)
2017-10-122SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsb) (Entered: 10/12/2017)
2017-10-123Corporate Disclosure Statement by AQUALLIANCE. (Kenna, Matt) (Entered: 10/12/2017)
2017-10-174RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 10/17/2017. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 11/16/2017. (Attachments: # 1 Return Receipt)(Kenna, Matt) (Main Document 4 replaced on 10/18/2017) (znmw). (Entered: 10/17/2017)
2017-10-175RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 10/17/17. (Attachments: # 1 Return Receipt)(Kenna, Matt) (Main Document 5 replaced on 10/18/2017) (znmw). (Entered: 10/17/2017)
2017-10-176RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION served on 10/16/2017 (Attachments: # 1 Return Receipt)(Kenna, Matt) (Main Document 6 replaced on 10/18/2017) (znmw). Modified date of service on 10/18/2017 (znmw). (Entered: 10/17/2017)
2017-11-087NOTICE of Appearance by Wyneva Johnson on behalf of NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION (Johnson, Wyneva) (Entered: 11/08/2017)
2017-11-158Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to Respond to Plaintiff's Complaint by NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Johnson, Wyneva) (Entered: 11/15/2017)
2017-11-16MINUTE ORDER granting 8 Defendant's Motion for Extension of Time. Defendant's response to the complaint shall now be due by December 18, 2017. Signed by Judge Christopher R. Cooper on 11/16/2017. (lccrc2) (Entered: 11/16/2017)
2017-11-16Set/Reset Deadlines: Answer due by 12/18/2017. (lsj) (Entered: 11/16/2017)
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