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Case TitleChaparro Navarro v. United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
DistrictNorthern District of California
CitySan Francisco
Case Number3:2018cv06809
Date Filed2018-11-09
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeMagistrate Judge Elizabeth D. Laporte
PlaintiffEsthefany Chaparro Navarro
Case DescriptionEsthefany Chaparro Navarro submitted a FOIA request to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services for records concerning Forms I-918, Petitions for U Nonimmigrant Status. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Chaparro Navarro filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUnited States Citizenship and Immigration Services
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2018-11-091COMPLAINT against United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. Filed byEsthefany Chaparro Navarro. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(Weissglass, Jonathan) (Filed on 11/9/2018) (Entered: 11/09/2018)
2018-11-092Proposed Summons. (Weissglass, Jonathan) (Filed on 11/9/2018) (Entered: 11/09/2018)
2018-11-093MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis filed by Esthefany Chaparro Navarro. Responses due by 11/13/2018. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration)(Weissglass, Jonathan) (Filed on 11/9/2018) Modified on 11/13/2018 (msrS, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 11/09/2018)
2018-11-094Certificate of Interested Entities by Esthefany Chaparro Navarro (Weissglass, Jonathan) (Filed on 11/9/2018) (Entered: 11/09/2018)
2018-11-095Case assigned to Magistrate Judge Elizabeth D. Laporte. Counsel for plaintiff or the removing party is responsible for serving the Complaint or Notice of Removal, Summons and the assigned judge's standing orders and all other new case documents upon the opposing parties. For information, visit E-Filing A New Civil Case at Standing orders can be downloaded from the court's web page at Upon receipt, the summons will be issued and returned electronically. Counsel is required to send chambers a copy of the initiating documents pursuant to L.R. 5-1(e)(7). A scheduling order will be sent by Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF) within two business days. Consent/Declination due by 11/23/2018. (as, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/9/2018) (Entered: 11/09/2018)
2018-11-136Initial Case Management Scheduling Order with ADR Deadlines: Case Management Statement due by 2/5/2019. Initial Case Management Conference set for 2/12/2019 10:00 AM in San Francisco, Courtroom E, 15th Floor. (msrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/13/2018) (Entered: 11/13/2018)
2018-11-137Summons Issued as to United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. (msrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/13/2018) (Entered: 11/13/2018)
2018-11-158CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Esthefany Chaparro Navarro (Weissglass, Jonathan) (Filed on 11/15/2018) (Entered: 11/15/2018)
2018-11-169CONSENT/DECLINATION to Proceed Before a US Magistrate Judge by Esthefany Chaparro Navarro.. (Weissglass, Jonathan) (Filed on 11/16/2018) (Entered: 11/16/2018)
2018-11-2610NOTICE of Appearance by Ellen London (London, Ellen) (Filed on 11/26/2018) (Entered: 11/26/2018)
2018-11-2611ORDER Re Application to Proceed In Forma Pauperis by Magistrate Judge Elizabeth D. Laporte: granting 3 Application. (shyS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/26/2018) (Entered: 11/26/2018)
2018-11-2612ORDER RELATING CASE: Cases 4:17-cv-06404-DMR Navarro, et al v. Department of Homeland Security, et al and 3:18-cv-06809-EDL Navarro v. United States Citizenship and Immigration Services are related. Signed by Magistrate Judge Donna M. Ryu on 11/26/18. (ig, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/26/2018) (Entered: 11/26/2018)
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