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Case TitleDocuFreedom Inc. v. United States Department of Justice et al
DistrictDistrict of Kansas
CityKansas City
Case Number2:2017cv02706
Date Filed2017-12-13
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeDistrict Judge Daniel D. Crabtree
PlaintiffDocuFreedom Inc.
Case DescriptionDocuFreedom, Inc. submitted FOIA requests to the Department of Justice for the records concerning entries in the library catalog at the Justice Management Division. The library catalogue is publicly available as a 6,562-page PDF file, but DocuFreedom alleged that many of the entries themselves were not publicly available. After hearing nothing from the agency, DocuFreedom filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUnited States Department of Justice
DefendantU.S. Department of Justice
DefendantKaren McFadden
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2017-12-131COMPLAINT with trial location of Kansas City ( Filing fee $400, Internet Payment Receipt Number AKSDC-4353381.), filed by DocuFreedom Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Exhibit E, # 6 Exhibit F, # 7 Exhibit G, # 8 Exhibit H, # 9 Exhibit I, # 10 Exhibit J, # 11 Exhibit K, # 12 Exhibit L, # 13 Exhibit M, # 14 Exhibit N, # 15 Exhibit O, # 16 Exhibit P, # 17 Exhibit Q, # 18 Exhibit R, # 19 Exhibit S, # 20 Exhibit T)(Hoppock, Matthew) (Entered: 12/13/2017)
2017-12-132CIVIL COVER SHEET by Plaintiff DocuFreedom Inc.. (Hoppock, Matthew) (Entered: 12/13/2017)
2017-12-13NOTICE OF JUDGE ASSIGNMENT: Case assigned to District Judge Daniel D. Crabtree and Magistrate Judge Teresa J. James for all proceedings. (This is a TEXT ENTRY ONLY. There is no.pdf document associated with this entry.) (tvn) (Entered: 12/13/2017)
2017-12-13NOTICE OF DEFICIENCY - Designation of place of trial is missing. The filing party/attorney is directed to correct the deficiency immediately.(This is a TEXT ENTRY ONLY. There is no.pdf document associated with this entry.) (tvn) (Entered: 12/13/2017)
2017-12-213DESIGNATION OF PLACE OF TRIAL filed by Plaintiff DocuFreedom Inc. - trial to be held in Kansas City. (Hoppock, Matthew) (Entered: 12/21/2017)
2017-12-22SUMMONS ISSUED as to Karen McFadden, U.S. Department of Justice. (issued to Attorney for service) (This is a TEXT ENTRY ONLY. There is no.pdf document associated with this entry) (sw) (Entered: 12/22/2017)
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