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Case TitleWILDEARTH GUARDIANS v. U.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv00890
Date Filed2018-04-16
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amit P. Mehta
PlaintiffWILDEARTH GUARDIANS
Case DescriptionWildEarth Guardians submitted a FOIA request to the Bureau of Land Management for records concerning a natural gas project in Sublette County, Wyoming. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. The agency placed unreadable GPS data on its website and told WildEarth Guardians that the request was still being processed. After hearing nothing further from the agency, WildEarth Guardians filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
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Complaint
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Complaint attachment 3
Complaint attachment 4
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2018-04-161COMPLAINT against U.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5425920) filed by WILDEARTH GUARDIANS. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Nokes, Kelly) (Entered: 04/16/2018)
2018-04-162Corporate Disclosure Statement by WILDEARTH GUARDIANS. (Nokes, Kelly) (Entered: 04/16/2018)
2018-04-17Case Assigned to Judge Amit P. Mehta. (zsb) (Entered: 04/17/2018)
2018-04-173SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsb) (Entered: 04/17/2018)
2018-05-074NOTICE of Appearance by Damon William Taaffe on behalf of U.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT (Taaffe, Damon) (Entered: 05/07/2018)
2018-05-155RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 4/24/2018. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 5/24/2018. (Nokes, Kelly) (Entered: 05/15/2018)
2018-05-156RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 04/24/2018. (Nokes, Kelly) (Entered: 05/15/2018)
2018-05-157RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. U.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT served on 4/23/2018 (Nokes, Kelly) (Entered: 05/15/2018)
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