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Case TitleAMERICAN IMMIGRATION COUNCIL v. U.S. IMMIGRATION & CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01531
Date Filed2018-06-27
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Royce C. Lamberth
PlaintiffAMERICAN IMMIGRATION COUNCIL
Case DescriptionThe American Immigration Council submitted FOIA requests to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and the Department of Homeland Security for records concerning the processing and treatment of non-citizens arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, AIC filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. IMMIGRATION & CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT
DefendantU.S. CUSTOMS & BORDER PROTECTION
DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
245 Murray Lane S.W.
Washington, DC 20528
DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
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2018-06-271COMPLAINT against U.S. CUSTOMS & BORDER PROTECTION, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. IMMIGRATION & CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5558276) filed by AMERICAN IMMIGRATION COUNCIL. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D1, # 5 Exhibit D2, # 6 Exhibit E1, # 7 Exhibit E2, # 8 Exhibit F, # 9 Exhibit G, # 10 Exhibit H1, # 11 Exhibit H2, # 12 Civil Cover Sheet, # 13 Summons US Customs & Border Protection, # 14 Summons US Department of Homeland Security, # 15 Summons US Immigration Customs Enforcement)(Qian, Ni) (Entered: 06/27/2018)
2018-06-272Corporate Disclosure Statement by AMERICAN IMMIGRATION COUNCIL. (Qian, Ni) (Entered: 06/27/2018)
2018-06-273MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- John F. Walsh, :Firm- Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, :Address- 1225 Seventeenth St. Suite 2600 Denver, CO 80202. Phone No. - 720 274 3154. Fax No. - (720) 274-3133 Filing fee $ 100, receipt number 0090-5558458. Fee Status: Fee Paid. by AMERICAN IMMIGRATION COUNCIL (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of John F. Walsh in Support of Motion, # 2 Text of Proposed Order)(Qian, Ni) (Entered: 06/27/2018)
2018-06-274MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- Rachel Weiner Cohen, :Firm- Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, :Address- Rachel.Cohen@wilmerhale.com. Phone No. - 202 663 6068. Fax No. - (202) 663-6363 Filing fee $ 100, receipt number 0090-5558596. Fee Status: Fee Paid. by AMERICAN IMMIGRATION COUNCIL (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Rachel W. Cohen in Support of Motion, # 2 Text of Proposed Order)(Qian, Ni) (Entered: 06/27/2018)
2018-06-275NOTICE of Appearance by Emily Creighton on behalf of AMERICAN IMMIGRATION COUNCIL (Creighton, Emily) (Entered: 06/27/2018)
2018-06-27Case Assigned to Judge Royce C. Lamberth. (zsth) (Entered: 06/28/2018)
2018-06-286SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. CUSTOMS & BORDER PROTECTION, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. IMMIGRATION & CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT. (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsth) (Entered: 06/28/2018)
2018-06-28SUMMONS Not Issued as to US Attorney and US Attorney General. (zsth) (Entered: 06/28/2018)
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