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Case TitleCENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY v. U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv00877
Date Filed2018-04-13
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly
PlaintiffCENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY
Case DescriptionThe Center for Public Integrity submitted a number of FOIA requests to the EPA for records concerning a variety of topics. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency pertaining to any of the requests, the Center for Public Integrity filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
1200 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20460
DefendantU.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
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Complaint
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2018-04-131COMPLAINT against U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5422812) filed by CENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons to Defendant, # 3 Summons to U.S. Attorney, # 4 Summons Attorney General of U.S.)(Smith, Peter) (Entered: 04/13/2018)
2018-04-132LCvR 7.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by CENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY. (zmd) (Entered: 04/16/2018)
2018-04-13Case Assigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. (zmd) (Entered: 04/16/2018)
2018-04-163SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent) (zmd) (Entered: 04/16/2018)
2018-04-174RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 4/17/2018. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 5/17/2018. (Smith, Peter) (Entered: 04/17/2018)
2018-04-175ORDER ESTABLISHING PROCEDURES FOR CASES ASSIGNED TO JUDGE COLLEEN KOLLAR-KOTELLY. Signed by Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly on 04/17/18. (DM) (Entered: 04/17/2018)
2018-04-236RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY served on 4/23/2018, RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 4/23/2018. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Return Receipt - Defendant, # 2 Exhibit Return Receipt - Atty Gen)(Smith, Peter) (Entered: 04/23/2018)
2018-05-177ANSWER to Complaint by U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY.(Braswell, Marina) (Entered: 05/17/2018)
2018-05-188ORDER. The parties shall MEET AND CONFER and file a Joint Status Report by no later than JUNE 8, 2018. Signed by Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly on 5/18/2018. (lcckk3) (Entered: 05/18/2018)
2018-05-18Set/Reset Deadlines: Joint Status Report due by 6/8/2018. (dot) (Entered: 05/21/2018)
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