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Case TitleSAN MARTIN v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv02460
Date Filed2017-11-15
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amit P. Mehta
PlaintiffANTONIO SAN MARTIN
Case DescriptionAntonio San Martin, an employee of FEMA, submitted a FOIA request to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for records about himself. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. San Martin contacted the agency concerning the status of his request and was told it was still pending. After hearing nothing further from the agency, San Martin filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
DefendantFEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY
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2017-11-151COMPLAINT against FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY ( Filing fee $ 400, receipt number 4616088097) filed by ANTONIO SAN MARTIN. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet)(jf) (Entered: 11/21/2017)
2017-11-15SUMMONS (4) Issued as to FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (jf) (Entered: 11/21/2017)
2017-11-172AFFIDAVIT re 1 Complaint by ANTONIO SAN MARTIN. (jf) (Entered: 11/21/2017)
2017-11-21MINUTE ORDER directing the Clerk's Office to reissue the correct summonses in this FOIA matter. Signed by Judge Amit P. Mehta on 11/21/2017. (lcapm3) (Entered: 11/21/2017)
2017-11-293SUMMONS (4) Issued as to FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (zrdj) (Entered: 11/29/2017)
2017-12-044NOTICE of Appearance by Patricia K. McBride on behalf of FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (McBride, Patricia) (Entered: 12/04/2017)
2017-12-045CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY re 4 Notice of Appearance . (McBride, Patricia) (Entered: 12/04/2017)
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