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Case TitleDEMOCRACY FORWARD FOUNDATION v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv02449
Date Filed2017-11-13
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Timothy J. Kelly
PlaintiffDEMOCRACY FORWARD FOUNDATION
Case DescriptionThe Democracy Forward Foundation submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Health and Human Services for records concerning the Trump administration's decision to curtail the agency's Teen Pregnancy Prevention program. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. The agency then announced a $10 million teen pregnancy prevention research program and told DFF that it would respond to its request. However, after hearing nothing further from the agency, DFF filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Defendant2255
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
200 Independence Ave SW
Washington, DC 20201
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2017-11-131COMPLAINT for Injunctive Relief against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5203131) (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons, # 5 Summons)(Perryman, Skye) (Entered: 11/13/2017)
2017-11-17Case Assigned to Judge Timothy J. Kelly. (zsb) (Entered: 11/17/2017)
2017-11-172SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsb) (Entered: 11/17/2017)
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