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Case TitleWILDEARTH GUARDIANS v. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv02665
Date Filed2017-12-13
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amy Berman Jackson
PlaintiffWILDEARTH GUARDIANS
Case DescriptionWildEarth Guardians submitted five FOIA requests to the Bureau of Land Management for records concerning proposed actions pertaining to coal mining operations. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, WildEarth Guardians filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
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2017-12-131COMPLAINT against BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5246495) filed by WILDEARTH GUARDIANS. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Attorney General Summons, # 3 Summons U.S. Attorney Civil Process Clerk Summons, # 4 Summons Bureau of Land Management Summons)(Wilcox, Stuart) (Entered: 12/13/2017)
2017-12-132Corporate Disclosure Statement by WILDEARTH GUARDIANS. (Wilcox, Stuart) (Entered: 12/13/2017)
2017-12-13Case Assigned to Judge Amy Berman Jackson. (jd) (Entered: 12/15/2017)
2017-12-153SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(jd) (Entered: 12/15/2017)
2018-01-054NOTICE of Appearance by Damon William Taaffe on behalf of BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT (Taaffe, Damon) (Entered: 01/05/2018)
2018-01-175RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 12/26/2017. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 1/25/2018. (Wilcox, Stuart) (Entered: 01/17/2018)
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