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Case TitleKriemelmeyer, Frederick v. Arde, Allen et al
DistrictWestern District of Wisconsin
Case Number3:2018cv00148
Date Filed2018-03-02
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeDistrict Judge Barbara B. Crabb
PlaintiffFrederick George Kriemelmeyer
Case DescriptionFrederick Kriemelmeyer submitted a FOIA request to the Department of State for records concerning the denial of his passport application. The agency did not respond and Kriemelmeyer filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit

DefendantAllen Arde
DefendantRex W. Tillerson
DefendantU.S. Dept. of State, Chicago Passport Agency
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2018-03-021COMPLAINT against All Defendants, filed by Frederick George Kriemelmeyer. (Case non-randomly assigned to District Judge Barbara B. Crabb.) (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit B - Freedom of Information Act request and letter from U.S. Dept. of State, # 2 Exhibit C - Certified mail receipts, # 3 Exhibit D - Freedom of Information Act request, # 4 Cover Letter, # 5 Envelope) (jef) Clerk's office note: Exhibit A was not provided. (jef). (Entered: 03/02/2018)
2018-03-022Motion for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis by Plaintiff Frederick George Kriemelmeyer. (jef),(ps) (Entered: 03/02/2018)
2018-03-023Letter to plaintiff from Clerk's office regarding missing Exhibit A to 1 Complaint. (jef),(ps) (Entered: 03/02/2018)
2018-03-024ORDER denying 2 Motion for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis. Signed by Magistrate Judge Peter A. Oppeneer on 3/2/2018. (jef),(ps) (Entered: 03/02/2018)
2018-03-02Filing fee received: $ 400, receipt number 34690031207. (jef),(ps) (Entered: 03/02/2018)
2018-03-065Summonses Issued as to Allen Arde, Rex W. Tillerson, U.S. Dept. of State, Chicago Passport Agency. (jef),(ps) (Attachments: # 1 Fed. R. Civ. P 4(i) Serving the United States, Its Agencies, Corporations, Officers, or Employees, # 2 Procedure for serving individuals, # 3 Wis. Stat. 801) (jef/sp). (Entered: 03/06/2018)
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