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Case TitleAMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION et al v. CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv02784
Date Filed2018-11-29
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly
PlaintiffAMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION
PlaintiffAMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION FOUNDATION
Case DescriptionThe ACLU submitted a FOIA request to the CIA for records concerning the agency's influence campaign to support the nomination of Gina Haspel by declassifying select documents for the Senate and Haspel's potential conflict of interest in serving as the declassification authority for records about her actions. The ACLU also requested expedited processing and a fee waiver. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and granted the ACLU's request for expedited processing. After hearing nothing further from the agency, the ACLU filed suit.
Complaint issues: Public Interest Fee Waiver, Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantCENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
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2018-11-291COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5813380) filed by AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION, AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION FOUNDATION. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons)(Ladin, Dror) (Entered: 11/29/2018)
2018-11-292LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION, AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION FOUNDATION (Ladin, Dror) (Entered: 11/29/2018)
2018-11-29Case Assigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. (zef, ) (Entered: 11/29/2018)
2018-11-293SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to All Defendants, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General. (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zef, ) (Entered: 11/29/2018)
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