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Case TitleCONNELL v. UNITED STATES SOUTHERN COMMAND
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01813
Date Filed2018-08-01
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Randolph D. Moss
PlaintiffJAMES G. CONNELL, III
Case DescriptionJames Connell submitted a FOIA request to U.S. Southern Command for records related to a call between Admiral Kurt Tidd and Harvey Rishikof. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and indicated that it would start processing Connell's request. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Connell filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUNITED STATES SOUTHERN COMMAND
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2018-08-011COMPLAINT against UNITED STATES SOUTHERN COMMAND (Filing fee $ 400, receipt number 4616093920) filed by JAMES G. CONNELL, III. (Attachment: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet) (tth) (Entered: 08/02/2018)
2018-08-01SUMMONS (4) Issued as to UNITED STATES SOUTHERN COMMAND, U.S. Attorney (2), and U.S. Attorney General. (tth) (Entered: 08/02/2018)
2018-08-022STANDING ORDER: The parties are hereby ORDERED to comply with the directives set forth in the Court's Standing Order. See document for details. Signed by Judge Randolph D. Moss on 8/2/2018. (lcrdm1, ) (Entered: 08/02/2018)
2018-09-053Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer re 1 Complaint by UNITED STATES SOUTHERN COMMAND (Haynes, Fred) (Entered: 09/05/2018)
2018-09-07MINUTE ORDER: Upon consideration of the Consent Motion for an Extension of Time 3 , it is hereby ORDERED that the motion is GRANTED. Defendant shall answer or otherwise respond to the complaint on or before September 12, 2018. Signed by Judge Randolph D. Moss on 9/7/2018. (lcrdm1, ) (Entered: 09/07/2018)
2018-09-07Set/Reset Deadlines: Defendant shall answer or otherwise respond to the complaint on or before 9/12/2018. (kt) (Entered: 09/07/2018)
2018-09-124ANSWER to 1 Complaint by UNITED STATES SOUTHERN COMMAND.(Haynes, Fred) (Entered: 09/12/2018)
2018-09-13MINUTE ORDER: It is hereby ORDERED that the parties shall appear for a status conference on October 2, 2018, at 10:15 a.m. in Courtroom 21. It is further ORDERED that the parties shall meet and confer prior to the status conference to discuss the status of the Department's search and scheduling for further proceedings. Signed by Judge Randolph D. Moss on 9/13/2018. (lcrdm1, ) (Entered: 09/13/2018)
2018-09-14Set/Reset Hearings: Status Conference set for 10/2/2018, at 10:15 AM, in Courtroom 21, before Judge Randolph D. Moss. (kt) (Entered: 09/14/2018)
2018-10-02Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Randolph D. Moss: Status Conference held on 10/2/2018. Defendant to provide responsive documents to Plaintiff by 10/25/2018. Oral motion by Plaintiff for leave of court to receive filings electronically; HEARD and GRANTED. The Clerk's office shall activate Plaintiff's existing ECF login credentials for use in this case. A further Status Conference is set for 10/31/2018, at 10:30 AM, in Courtroom 21, before Judge Randolph D. Moss. (Court Reporter: Jeff Hook.) (kt) (Entered: 10/02/2018)
2018-10-31Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Randolph D. Moss: Status Conference held on 10/31/2018. Joint Status Report due on or before 1/4/2019. (Court Reporter: Jeff Hook.) (kt) (Entered: 10/31/2018)
2019-01-045STATUS REPORT by JAMES G. CONNELL, III. (ztd) (Entered: 01/11/2019)
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