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Case TitleFREEDOM WATCH, INC. v. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv00831
Date Filed2018-04-11
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Tanya S. Chutkan
PlaintiffFREEDOM WATCH, INC.
Case DescriptionFreedom Watch submitted three FOIA requests to the Department of Justice for records concerning the Cliven Bundy prosecution, the Andrew McCabe investigation, and the recommendation for the appointment of a special counsel to investigate Fusion GSP. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Freedom Watch filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DefendantFEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
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2018-04-111COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5417339) filed by FREEDOM WATCH, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons, # 5 Summons)(Klayman, Larry) (Attachment 2 replaced on 4/12/2018) (zsth). (Entered: 04/11/2018)
2018-04-11Case Assigned to Judge Tanya S. Chutkan. (zsth) (Entered: 04/12/2018)
2018-04-122SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE and U.S. Attorney. (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsth) (Entered: 04/12/2018)
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