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Case TitleNye-Wilson v. U.S. Department of Education
DistrictNorthern District of California
CitySan Jose
Case Number5:2018cv01846
Date Filed2018-03-26
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeMagistrate Judge Howard R. Lloyd
PlaintiffCarol Nye-Wilson
Case DescriptionCarol Nye-Wilson submitted multiple FOIA requests to the Department of Education for records on a variety of topics. When the agency failed to respond to most of her requests, Nye-Wilson filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. Department of Education
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2018-03-261COMPLAINT against U.S. Department of Education (Filing fee $ 400. receipt #54611017435). Filed by Carol Nye-Wilson. Consent/Declination due by 4/9/2018. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(dhmS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/26/2018) (Entered: 03/27/2018)
2018-03-262Summons Issued as to U.S. Department of Education, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (dhmS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/26/2018) (Entered: 03/27/2018)
2018-03-263Initial Case Management Scheduling Order with ADR Deadlines: Case Management Statement due by 6/19/2018. Initial Case Management Conference set for 6/26/2018 01:30 PM in San Jose, Courtroom 2, 5th Floor. (Attachments: # 1 Standing Order)(dhmS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/26/2018) (Entered: 03/27/2018)
2018-04-164CONSENT/DECLINATION to Proceed Before a US Magistrate Judge by Carol Nye-Wilson. (dhmS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/16/2018) (Entered: 04/17/2018)
2018-04-165SUMMONS Returned Executed by Carol Nye-Wilson. U.S. Department of Education served on 4/3/2018, answer due 6/4/2018. (dhmS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/16/2018) (Entered: 04/17/2018)
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by FOIA Project Staff