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Case TitleDEFRAIA v. NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv02183
Date Filed2018-09-21
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Royce C. Lamberth
PlaintiffDANIEL CHARLES DEFRAIA
Case DescriptionDaniel DeFraia submitted a FOIA request to the National Security Agency for records concerning NSA investigations of leaks of classified information to new media organizations between October 1952 and December 1976. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. In response to DeFraia's inquiry concerning an estimated completion date, the agency told DeFraia processing his request would take two years. After hearing nothing further from the agency, DeFraia filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantNATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY
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2018-09-211COMPLAINT against NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5700740) filed by DANIEL CHARLES DEFRAIA. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(Stotter, Daniel) (Entered: 09/21/2018)
2018-09-212REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE (3) filed by DANIEL CHARLES DEFRAIA.(Stotter, Daniel) (Entered: 09/21/2018)
2018-09-24Case Assigned to Judge Royce C. Lamberth. (zrdj) (Entered: 09/24/2018)
2018-09-243SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zrdj) (Entered: 09/24/2018)
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