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Case TitleMARTIN v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01885
Date Filed2018-08-12
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Christopher R. Cooper
PlaintiffLERONE A. MARTIN
Case DescriptionLerone Martin, a professor of religion and politics at Washington University, submitted a FOIA request to the FBI for records concerning Billy Graham. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Martin filed suit.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Attorney's fees, Failure to respond within statutory time limit

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
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2018-08-121COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5634116) filed by LERONE A. MARTIN. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Samahon, Tuan) (Attachment 1 replaced on 8/14/2018) (zmd). (Entered: 08/12/2018)
2018-08-14Case Assigned to Judge Christopher R. Cooper. (zmd) (Entered: 08/14/2018)
2018-08-212SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent) (zmd) (Entered: 08/21/2018)
2018-08-233NOTICE OF ERRATA by LERONE A. MARTIN re 1 Complaint, (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit CORRECTED COMPLAINT)(Samahon, Tuan) (Entered: 08/23/2018)
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