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Case TitlePROPERTY OF THE PEOPLE, INC. et al v. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv02737
Date Filed2017-12-21
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Timothy J. Kelly
PlaintiffPROPERTY OF THE PEOPLE, INC.
PlaintiffRYAN NOAH SHAPIRO
Case DescriptionProperty of the People and researcher Ryan Shapiro submitted a FOIA request to the FBI for records concerning its new Gravestone cyber and electronic surveillance system. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Property of the People and Shapiro filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Public Interest Fee Waiver, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantDEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
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2017-12-211COMPLAINT against DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5258784) filed by PROPERTY OF THE PEOPLE, INC., RYAN NOAH SHAPIRO. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons)(Light, Jeffrey) (Entered: 12/21/2017)
2017-12-212LCvR 7.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by PROPERTY OF THE PEOPLE, INC. (Light, Jeffrey) (Entered: 12/21/2017)
2017-12-21Case Assigned to Judge Timothy J. Kelly. (md) (Entered: 12/22/2017)
2017-12-223SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent) (md) (Entered: 12/22/2017)
2018-01-294ANSWER to 1 Complaint by DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE.(Haynes, Fred) Modified to add link on 1/30/2018 (znmw). (Entered: 01/29/2018)
2018-01-30MINUTE ORDER: Before the Court in this FOIA case are a complaint and an answer. It is hereby ORDERED that the parties shall meet, confer, and file a joint proposed schedule for briefing or disclosure by February 13, 2018. Signed by Judge Timothy J. Kelly on 1/30/2018. (lctjk2) (Entered: 01/30/2018)
2018-01-30Set/Reset Deadlines: Joint Proposed Briefing Schedule or Disclosure due by 2/13/2018. (kh) (Entered: 01/30/2018)
2018-02-135Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File the Parties' Proposed Joint Scheduling Order by DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (Haynes, Fred) (Entered: 02/13/2018)
2018-02-14MINUTE ORDER granting Defendant's 5 Consent Motion for Extension of Time. It is hereby ORDERED, for good cause shown and nunc pro tunc to February 13, 2018, that Defendant's motion is GRANTED, and that the parties' time to file their joint proposed schedule for briefing or disclosure is extended to February 27, 2018. Signed by Judge Timothy J. Kelly on 2/14/2018. (lctjk2) (Entered: 02/14/2018)
2018-02-276Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File the Parties' Proposed Schedule for Briefing or Disclosure by DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (Haynes, Fred) (Entered: 02/27/2018)
2018-03-017Joint STATUS REPORT Proposed Schedule for Disclosure by PROPERTY OF THE PEOPLE, INC., RYAN NOAH SHAPIRO. (Light, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/01/2018)
2018-03-02MINUTE ORDER granting Defendant's 6 Consent Motion for Extension of Time. It is hereby ORDERED, for good cause shown and nunc pro tunc to February 27, 2018, that Defendant's motion is GRANTED, and that the parties' 7 Joint Status Report is deemed timely filed. It is FURTHER ORDERED, in light of the parties 7 Joint Status Report, that the parties shall file a further status report by May 18, 2018. Signed by Judge Timothy J. Kelly on 3/2/2018. (lctjk2) (Entered: 03/02/2018)
2018-05-188Joint STATUS REPORT by DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE. (Haynes, Fred) (Entered: 05/18/2018)
2018-05-21MINUTE ORDER: In light of the 8 Joint Status Report, it is hereby ORDERED that the parties shall file a further joint status report, including, if necessary, a proposed briefing schedule, by July 20, 2018. Signed by Judge Timothy J. Kelly on 5/21/2018. (lctjk2) (Entered: 05/21/2018)
2018-07-209STATUS REPORT by DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE. (Haynes, Fred) (Entered: 07/20/2018)
2018-07-23MINUTE ORDER: In light of Defendant's 9 Status Report, it is hereby ORDERED that the parties shall file a joint status report, including, if necessary, a proposed briefing schedule, by September 24, 2018. The Court expects future status reports to be filed on behalf of both parties, unless they are unable to reach agreement on the content of the report. Signed by Judge Timothy J. Kelly on 7/23/2018. (lctjk2) (Entered: 07/23/2018)
2018-09-2410Joint STATUS REPORT by DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE. (Haynes, Fred) (Entered: 09/24/2018)
2018-09-24MINUTE ORDER: In light of the 10 Joint Status Report, it is hereby ORDERED that the parties shall file a further joint status report, including, if necessary, a proposed briefing schedule, by November 15, 2018. Signed by Judge Timothy J. Kelly on 9/24/2018. (lctjk2) (Entered: 09/24/2018)
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