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Case TitlePro Publica, Inc. v. United States Department of the Treasury
DistrictSouthern District of New York
CityFoley Square
Case Number1:2019cv03407
Date Filed2019-04-17
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Lorna G. Schofield
PlaintiffPro Publica, Inc.
Case DescriptionProPublica submitted five FOIA requests to the Department of the Treasury for records concerning communications and calendar entries for various agency officials. The agency requested that ProPublica narrow its requests. ProPublica did so, but after hearing nothing further from the agency ProPublica filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUnited States Department of the Treasury
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2019-04-171COMPLAINT against United States Department of the Treasury. (Filing Fee $ 400.00, Receipt Number ANYSDC-16712558)Document filed by Pro Publica, Inc..(Kutner, Jeremy) (Entered: 04/17/2019)
2019-04-172CIVIL COVER SHEET filed. (Kutner, Jeremy) (Entered: 04/17/2019)
2019-04-173RULE 7.1 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT. No Corporate Parent. Document filed by Pro Publica, Inc..(Kutner, Jeremy) (Entered: 04/17/2019)
2019-04-174REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS as to United States Department of the Treasury, re: 1 Complaint. Document filed by Pro Publica, Inc.. (Kutner, Jeremy) (Entered: 04/17/2019)
2019-04-18CASE OPENING INITIAL ASSIGNMENT NOTICE: The above-entitled action is assigned to Judge Lorna G. Schofield. Please download and review the Individual Practices of the assigned District Judge, located at http://nysd.uscourts.gov/judges/District . Attorneys are responsible for providing courtesy copies to judges where their Individual Practices require such. Please download and review the ECF Rules and Instructions, located at http://nysd.uscourts.gov/ecf_filing.php . (jgo) (Entered: 04/18/2019)
2019-04-18Magistrate Judge Henry B. Pitman is so designated. Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 636(c) and Fed. R. Civ. P. 73(b)(1) parties are notified that they may consent to proceed before a United States Magistrate Judge. Parties who wish to consent may access the necessary form at the following link: http://nysd.uscourts.gov/forms.php . (jgo) (Entered: 04/18/2019)
2019-04-18Case Designated ECF. (jgo) (Entered: 04/18/2019)
2019-04-185ELECTRONIC SUMMONS ISSUED as to United States Department of the Treasury. (jgo) (Entered: 04/18/2019)
2019-05-026ORDER: Initial Conference set for 6/20/2019 at 10:30 AM in Courtroom 1106, Thurgood Marshal Courthouse, 40 Foley Square, New York, NY 10007 before Judge Lorna G. Schofield. (As further set forth in this Order.) (Signed by Judge Lorna G. Schofield on 5/2/2019) (cf) (Entered: 05/03/2019)
2019-05-067AFFIDAVIT OF SERVICE of Summons, Complaint served on United States Department of the Treasury on April 18, 2019. Service was made by CERTIFIED MAIL. Document filed by Pro Publica, Inc.. (Kutner, Jeremy) (Entered: 05/06/2019)
2019-05-098NOTICE of Declaration of Jeremy A. Kutner in Compliance with Court Order of May 2, 2019 re: 6 Order for Initial Pretrial Conference,. Document filed by Pro Publica, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D)(Kutner, Jeremy) (Entered: 05/09/2019)
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