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Case TitleENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND v. UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv02861
Date Filed2018-12-06
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge James E. Boasberg
PlaintiffENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND
Case DescriptionThe Environmental Defense Fund submitted four FOIA requests to the EPA for records concerning, the influence of outside law firms in rewriting regulations, new source compliance standards, the review of repealing the Clean Power Plan, and criteria for heavy-duty glider trucks. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, the Environmental Defense Fund filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search

DefendantUNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, REGION 5
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20460
DefendantUNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
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2018-12-061COMPLAINT against UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, REGION 5 ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5825320) filed by ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND, INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons)(Zavareei, Hassan) (Attachment 1 replaced on 12/10/2018) (zjd). (Entered: 12/06/2018)
2018-12-10Case Assigned to Judge James E. Boasberg. (zjd) (Entered: 12/10/2018)
2018-12-102SUMMONS (1) Issued Electronically as to UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY. SUMMONS Not Issued as to United States Attorney General and United States Attorney for the District of Columbia. (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zjd) (Entered: 12/10/2018)
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