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Case TitleKuntz v. U.S. Department of Justice
DistrictDistrict of North Dakota
Case Number1:2017cv00223
Date Filed2017-10-17
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeMagistrate Judge Charles S. Miller, Jr
PlaintiffRiley S. Kuntz
Case DescriptionRiley Kuntz submitted a FOIA request to the FBI for records concerning authorization for the agency to search for records on any North Dakota Driver License or non-license picture upon request by any agency. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and told Kuntz that it could find no records. Kuntz filed an administrative appeal, which was denied. He then filed suit.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. Department of Justice
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2017-10-171COMPLAINT against U.S. Department of Justice (Filing fee $400, receipt number 118000078) filed by Riley S. Kuntz. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Mailing Envelope)(cd) (Entered: 10/17/2017)
2017-10-172Summons Issued as to U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General. (cd) (Entered: 10/17/2017)
2017-10-173NOTICE of Direct Assignment as to Riley S. Kuntz. Consent/Reassignment Form due by 10/31/2017. (cd) (Entered: 10/17/2017)
2017-10-234CONSENT/REASSIGNMENT FORM by Riley S. Kuntz. (Attachments: # 1 Mailing Envelope)(rh) (Entered: 10/23/2017)
2017-11-155MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer re 1 Complaint by U.S. Department of Justice. (Iversen, Tara) (Entered: 11/15/2017)
2017-11-156CONSENT/REASSIGNMENT FORM by U.S. Department of Justice. (cjs) Distributed on 11/15/2017 (cjs). (Entered: 11/15/2017)
2017-11-167ORDER by Magistrate Judge Charles S. Miller, Jr granting 5 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer. U.S. Department of Justice answer due by 12/20/2017. (ZE) Distributed on 11/16/2017. (rh) (Entered: 11/16/2017)
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