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Case TitleCENTER FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv02217
Date Filed2018-09-25
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Dabney L. Friedrich
PlaintiffCENTER FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS
Case DescriptionThe Center for Reproductive Rights submitted a FOIA request to the Department of State for records concerning the apparent decision not to include the Reproductive Rights section in the 2017 "Country Reports on Human Rights Practices." The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, the Center for Reproductive Rights filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
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2018-09-251COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5704351) filed by CENTER FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Civil Cover Sheet, # 5 Summons)(Miller, Wendy) (Entered: 09/25/2018)
2018-09-26Case Assigned to Judge Dabney L. Friedrich. (zmd) (Entered: 09/26/2018)
2018-09-262SUMMONS (1) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE. (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent) (zmd) (Entered: 09/26/2018)
2018-10-153REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE filed by CENTER FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS.(Miller, Wendy) (Entered: 10/15/2018)
2018-10-154REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE filed by CENTER FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS.(Miller, Wendy) (Entered: 10/15/2018)
2018-10-155LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by CENTER FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS (Miller, Wendy) (Entered: 10/15/2018)
2018-10-186SUMMONS (2) Issued Electronically as to U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent) (tth) (Entered: 10/18/2018)
2018-10-227RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE served on 10/10/2018 (Miller, Wendy) (Entered: 10/22/2018)
2018-10-238NOTICE of Appearance by Damon William Taaffe on behalf of U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE (Taaffe, Damon) (Entered: 10/23/2018)
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