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Case TitleREINHARD v. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01449
Date Filed2018-06-19
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge James E. Boasberg
PlaintiffJOSHUA L. REINHARD
Case DescriptionJoshua Reinhard submitted two FOIA requests to the Department of Homeland Security. His first FOIA request asked for records concerning his involuntary separation from the Coast Guard. The agency did not respond to his request. His second FOIA request asked for the command climate survey conducted for the Coast Guard District in New Orleans. The agency told Reinhard that there were 1,000 pages responsive to his request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Reinhard filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantDEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
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2018-06-191COMPLAINT against Department of Homeland Security ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5543130) filed by JOSHUA L. REINHARD. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Montalvo, Eric) (Entered: 06/19/2018)
2018-06-202ERRATA filed by JOSHUA L. REINHARD.(Montalvo, Eric) (Entered: 06/20/2018)
2018-06-20Case Assigned to Judge James E. Boasberg. (zsb) (Entered: 06/20/2018)
2018-06-203SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsb) (Entered: 06/20/2018)
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