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Case TitleCENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, INC. v. U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01219
Date Filed2018-05-24
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Timothy J. Kelly
PlaintiffCENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, INC.
Case DescriptionThe Center for Biological Diversity submitted FOIA requests to the EPA for records concerning a range of issues pertaining to Administrator Scott Pruitt. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency in response to any of its requests, the Center for Biological Diversity filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees, Adequacy - Search

DefendantU.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
DefendantENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20460
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2018-05-241COMPLAINT against U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5500512) filed by CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(Townsend, Margaret) Modified on 5/25/2018 (zrdj). (Entered: 05/24/2018)
2018-05-242Corporate Disclosure Statement by CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, INC.. (Townsend, Margaret) (Entered: 05/24/2018)
2018-05-243NOTICE OF RELATED CASE by CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, INC.. Case related to Case No. 17-cv-816. (Townsend, Margaret) (Entered: 05/24/2018)
2018-05-244REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE re 1 Complaint filed by CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, INC.. Related document: 1 Complaint filed by CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Summons Environmental Protection Agency, # 2 Summons U.S. Attorney, # 3 Summons Attorney General)(Townsend, Margaret) (Entered: 05/24/2018)
2018-05-24Case Assigned to Judge Timothy J. Kelly. (zmd) (Entered: 05/25/2018)
2018-05-295SUMMONS (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: 05/29/2018)
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