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Case TitleHardin v. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives et al
DistrictWestern District of Kentucky
CityLouisville
Case Number3:2019cv00056
Date Filed2019-01-22
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge David J. Hale
PlaintiffScott A. Hardin
Case DescriptionScott Hardin, who had purchased a bump-stock, filed suit against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms challenging its rule banning bump stocks. This claim is primarily made under the Administrative Procedure Act and is not a FOIA claim.
Complaint issues: FOIA not mentioned

DefendantBureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives an agency of the Department of Justice
DefendantMatthew Whitaker in his official capacity as Acting Attorney General of the United States
DefendantThomas E. Brandon Acting Director Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives
DefendantUnited States of America United States Attorneys Office
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Complaint
Complaint attachment 1
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2019-01-221COMPLAINT against All Defendants (Filing fee $400.00, Receipt Number 0644-2788834), filed by Scott A. Hardin (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A). (KD) (Entered: 01/22/2019)
2019-01-222Summons Issued as to All Defendants. Counsel for Plaintiff is responsible for printing and serving the attached issued summonses. (KD) (Main Document 2 replaced on 1/22/2019) (KD). (Entered: 01/22/2019)
2019-01-223AMENDED COMPLAINT against All Defendants, filed by Scott A. Hardin (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Cover Sheet). (KD) (Entered: 01/22/2019)
2019-01-224Summons Issued as to All Defendants. Counsel for Plaintiff is responsible for printing and serving the attached issued summonses. (KD) (Entered: 01/22/2019)
2019-01-225Case Assignment (Random Selection): Case Assigned to Judge David J. Hale. (KD) (Entered: 01/22/2019)
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