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Case TitleFRIENDS OF THE EARTH v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv02505
Date Filed2017-11-20
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Timothy J. Kelly
PlaintiffFRIENDS OF THE EARTH
Case DescriptionFriends of the Earth submitted FOIA requests to the Department of the Interior for records concerning the participation by Secretary Ryan Zinke and Associate Deputy Secretary James Cason in the review of national monuments. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Friends of the Earth filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
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2017-11-201COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5213345) filed by FRIENDS OF THE EARTH. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Meyer, Katherine) (Entered: 11/20/2017)
2017-11-20Case Assigned to Judge Timothy J. Kelly. (jd) (Entered: 11/20/2017)
2017-11-202SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(jd) (Entered: 11/20/2017)
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