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Case TitleDEFENDERS OF WILDLIFE v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv02572
Date Filed2018-11-08
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Randolph D. Moss
PlaintiffDEFENDERS OF WILDLIFE
Case DescriptionDefenders of Wildlife submitted FOIA requests to the Department of the Interior for records concerning potential drilling in the Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Defenders of Wildlife filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
DefendantU.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
DefendantU.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
1849 C Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20240
DefendantU.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
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Complaint
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2018-11-081COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5782226) filed by DEFENDERS OF WILDLIFE. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit Exhibit D, # 5 Exhibit Exhibit E, # 6 Exhibit Exhibit F, # 7 Civil Cover Sheet, # 8 Rule 26.1 Certificate, # 9 Summons Summons- U.S. Attorney General, # 10 Summons Summons- U.S. Attorney, # 11 Summons Summons- U.S. Bureau of Land Management, # 12 Summons Summons- U.S. Department of the Interior, # 13 Summons Summons- U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)(Rylander, Jason) (Entered: 11/08/2018)
2018-11-082NOTICE of Appearance by Michael P. Senatore on behalf of All Plaintiffs (Senatore, Michael) (Entered: 11/08/2018)
2018-11-083LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by DEFENDERS OF WILDLIFE (zrdj) (Entered: 11/13/2018)
2018-11-13Case Assigned to Judge Randolph D. Moss. (zrdj) (Entered: 11/13/2018)
2018-11-134SUMMONS (5) Issued Electronically as to U.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zrdj) (Entered: 11/13/2018)
2018-11-20MINUTE ORDER: The parties are hereby ORDERED to appear for an Initial Scheduling Conference on Thursday, January 3, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. in Courtroom 21. It is further ORDERED that the parties shall confer in advance of the Initial Scheduling Conference on (1) whether any records can be released, and (2) the proper next steps in this litigation. Signed by Judge Randolph D. Moss on 11/20/2018. (lcrdm1, ) (Entered: 11/20/2018)
2018-11-21Set/Reset Hearings: Initial Scheduling Conference set for 1/3/2019 at 2:00 PM in Courtroom 21 before Judge Randolph D. Moss. (lsj) (Entered: 11/21/2018)
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