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DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01311
Date Filed2018-06-01
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Royce C. Lamberth
Case DescriptionLeroy Alford submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Veterans Affairs for records concerning his appeal to the Board of Veterans Appeals. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Alford filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Recovery of Costs

DefendantPETER O'ROURKE Acting Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs Agency
Complaint attachment 1
Complaint attachment 2
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2018-06-011COMPLAINT against PETER O'ROURKE (Filing fee $ 400, receipt number 4616092289) with Jury Demand filed by LEROY ALFORD. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibits, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet) (tth) (Entered: 06/04/2018)
2018-06-01SUMMONS Not Issued as to PETER O'ROURKE. (tth) (Entered: 06/04/2018)
2018-06-012NOTICE OF RELATED CASE by LEROY ALFORD. Case related to Case No. 16-cv-2170. (tth) (Entered: 06/04/2018)
2018-06-04SUMMONS (3) Issued as to PETER O'ROURKE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (zmd) (Entered: 06/04/2018)
2018-07-063NOTICE of Appearance by April Denise Seabrook on behalf of All Defendants (Seabrook, April) (Entered: 07/06/2018)
2018-07-064MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer re 1 Complaint by PETER O'ROURKE (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Seabrook, April) (Entered: 07/06/2018)
2018-07-095CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by PETER O'ROURKE re 4 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer re 1 Complaint . (Seabrook, April) (Entered: 07/09/2018)
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