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Case TitleWILDEARTH GUARDIANS v. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2017cv02754
Date Filed2017-12-21
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Timothy J. Kelly
PlaintiffWILDEARTH GUARDIANS
Case DescriptionWildEarth Guardians submitted a FOIA request to the Bureau of Land Management for records concerning a Sept. 21, 2017 conference that was referred to in a Washington Post article. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and put the request in its complex queue. WildEarth Guardians submitted a second FOIA request to the Bureau for records concerning a proposal to limit to five the number of FOIA requests a requester could file with the BLM in a single day. The agency acknowledged receipt of that request and also put it in its complex queue for processing. After hearing nothing further from the agency as to either of its requests, 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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2017-12-211COMPLAINT against BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5259966) filed by WILDEARTH GUARDIANS. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Civil Process Clerk Summons, # 3 Summons BLM Summons, # 4 Summons Attorney General Summons)(Wilcox, Stuart) (Entered: 12/21/2017)
2017-12-212Corporate Disclosure Statement by WILDEARTH GUARDIANS. (Wilcox, Stuart) (Entered: 12/21/2017)
2017-12-21Case Assigned to Judge Timothy J. Kelly. (jd) (Entered: 12/27/2017)
2017-12-273SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(jd) (Entered: 12/27/2017)
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