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Case TitleWRIGHT v. FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv00687
Date Filed2018-04-02
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Tanya S. Chutkan
PlaintiffCHRIS WRIGHT
Case DescriptionChris Wright, a blogger, submitted a FOIA request to the FBI for records concerning changes the Trump administration is making to counterterrorism training materials and doctrine. The agency did not acknowledge Wright's request until he contacted the agency to inquire about its status. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Wright filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Recovery of Costs

DefendantFEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
Washington
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2018-04-021COMPLAINT against FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION ( Filing fee $ 400, receipt number 4616090307) filed by CHRIS WRIGHT. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(td) (Entered: 04/03/2018)
2018-04-02SUMMONS (3) Issued as to FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (td) (Entered: 04/03/2018)
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