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Case TitleFRIENDS OF THE EARTH v. DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01924
Date Filed2018-08-16
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amit P. Mehta
PlaintiffFRIENDS OF THE EARTH
Case DescriptionFriends of the Earth submitted FOIA requests to the Department of the Interior for records concerning ethics agreements with several political appointees. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Friends of the Earth filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
DefendantDEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR
1849 C Street NW
Washington, DC 20240
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Complaint attachment 3
Complaint attachment 4
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2018-08-161COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5642594) filed by FRIENDS OF THE EARTH. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Lawton, William) (Entered: 08/16/2018)
2018-08-16Case Assigned to Judge Amit P. Mehta. (zmd) (Entered: 08/20/2018)
2018-08-232SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent) (zmd) (Entered: 08/23/2018)
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