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DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv02498
Date Filed2018-10-29
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Royce C. Lamberth
PlaintiffWILDEARTH GUARDIANS a New Mexico non-profit corporation
Case DescriptionWildEarth Guardians submitted a FOIA request to the Department of the Interior for records concerning a report entitled "Review of Department of Interior Actions That Potentially Burden Domestic Energy." The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and placed it on its complex track for processing. WildEarth Guardians made several more inquiries as to the status of its request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, WildEarth Guardians filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR a department of the United States Executive Branch
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2018-10-291COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5763882) filed by WILDEARTH GUARDIANS. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet , # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Bahr, David) (Entered: 10/29/2018)
2018-10-292MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- Emma A. O. Bruden, :Firm- Kampmeier & Knutsen,, :Address- P.O. Box 15099 Portland, Oregon 97293. Phone No. - (503) 719-5641. Filing fee $ 100, receipt number 0090-5763892. Fee Status: Fee Paid. by WILDEARTH GUARDIANS (Attachments: # 1 Declaration DECLARATION OF EMMA BRUDEN IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR LEAVE TO APPEAR PRO HAC VICE, # 2 Text of Proposed Order Proposed Order Granting DECLARATION OF EMMA BRUDEN IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR LEAVE TO APPEAR PRO HAC VICE)(Bahr, David) (Entered: 10/29/2018)
2018-10-293LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by WILDEARTH GUARDIANS (Bahr, David) (Entered: 10/29/2018)
2018-10-31Case Assigned to Judge Royce C. Lamberth. (zsb) (Entered: 10/31/2018)
2018-10-314SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsb) (Entered: 10/31/2018)
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