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Case TitleFREEDOM WATCH, INC. v. FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01912
Date Filed2018-08-15
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge James E. Boasberg
PlaintiffFREEDOM WATCH, INC.
Case DescriptionFreedom Watch submitted a FOIA request to the FBI for records concerning collaboration and/or communications between the agency and the Southern Poverty Law Center since 2008. After hearing nothing further from agency, Freedom Watch filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantFEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
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2018-08-151COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5640294) filed by FREEDOM WATCH, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit, # 2 Summons, # 3 Civil Cover Sheet)(Klayman, Larry) (Entered: 08/15/2018)
2018-08-152CIVIL COVER SHEET Corrected by FREEDOM WATCH, INC. re 1 Complaint filed by FREEDOM WATCH, INC.. Related document: 1 Complaint filed by FREEDOM WATCH, INC..(Klayman, Larry) (Main Document 2 replaced on 8/15/2018) (zsth). (Entered: 08/15/2018)
2018-08-15Case Assigned to Judge James E. Boasberg. (zsth) (Entered: 08/15/2018)
2018-08-153ENTERED IN ERROR.....SUMMONS (1) Issued Electronically as to FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION. (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsth) Modified on 8/16/2018 (zsth). (Entered: 08/15/2018)
2018-08-164REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE filed by FREEDOM WATCH, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Summons, # 2 Summons)(Klayman, Larry) (Entered: 08/16/2018)
2018-08-175SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(znmw) (Entered: 08/17/2018)
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