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Case TitleLYNN v. NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORD ADMINISTRATION
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv00587
Date Filed2018-03-16
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly
PlaintiffKATALIN KADAR LYNN
Case DescriptionKatalin Lynn submitted a FOIA request to the National Archives and Records Administration for archived CIA records listed as records about the Grombach Organization. The agency told Lynn that all 733 pages of documents were being withheld under Exemption 1 (national security) and Exemption 3 (other statutes). Lynn filed an administrative appeal, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Lynn filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantNATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORD ADMINISTRATION
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NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORD ADMINISTRATION
8601 Adelphia Road
College Park, MD 20740-6001
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2018-03-161COMPLAINT against NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORD ADMINISTRATION ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5377118) filed by KATALIN KADAR LYNN. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons NARA, # 3 Summons USADC, # 4 Summons USAG)(Moss, Bradley) (Entered: 03/16/2018)
2018-03-16Case Assigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. (zmd) (Entered: 03/19/2018)
2018-03-202SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORD ADMINISTRATION, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent) (zmd) (Entered: 03/20/2018)
2018-03-203ORDER ESTABLISHING PROCEDURES FOR CASES ASSIGNED TO JUDGE COLLEEN KOLLAR-KOTELLY. Signed by Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly on 03/20/2018. (DM) (Entered: 03/20/2018)
2018-04-034RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 3/28/2018. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 4/27/2018. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit USADC receipt)(Moss, Bradley) (Entered: 04/03/2018)
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