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Case TitleCENTER FOR INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING v. U.S. IMMIGRATION & CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01964
Date Filed2018-08-22
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amit P. Mehta
PlaintiffCENTER FOR INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING
Case DescriptionThe Center for Investigative Reporting sent a FOIA request to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for records concerning its CARIER program. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and told CIR that it found no responsive records. CIR filed an administrative appeal of that finding. After hearing nothing further from the agency, CIR filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. IMMIGRATION & CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT
DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
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2018-08-221COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. IMMIGRATION & CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5652228) filed by CENTER FOR INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibits A-F, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet, # 3 Summons)(Topic, Matthew) (Entered: 08/22/2018)
2018-08-222NOTICE of Appearance by Matthew Topic on behalf of THE CENTER FOR INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING (Topic, Matthew) (Entered: 08/22/2018)
2018-08-22Case Assigned to Judge Amit P. Mehta. (zmd) (Entered: 08/24/2018)
2018-08-273SUMMONS (4) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. IMMIGRATION & CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent) (zmd) (Entered: 08/27/2018)
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