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Case TitleNORTHERN VIRGINIA CAPITAL DEFENDER OFFICE v. FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2019cv01476
Date Filed2019-05-21
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Dabney L. Friedrich
PlaintiffNORTHERN VIRGINIA CAPITAL DEFENDER OFFICE
Case DescriptionThe Northern Virginia Capital Defender Office submitted a FOIA request to the FBI for records concerning the corrected genotypes used to generate the FBI allele frequency database. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. The agency denied the request under Exemption 6 (invasion of privacy) and Exemption 7(C) (invasion of privacy concerning law enforcement records). NVCDO filed an administrative appeal to the Office of Information Policy. OIP upheld the FBI's denial. NVCDO then filed suit.
Complaint issues: Fees, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantFEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
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2019-05-211COMPLAINT against FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-6136107) filed by NORTHERN VIRGINIA CAPITAL DEFENDER OFFICE. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A to Complaint, # 2 Exhibit B to Complaint, # 3 Exhibit C to Complaint, # 4 Civil Cover Sheet, # 5 Summons, # 6 Summons, # 7 Summons)(Brown, Jay) (Entered: 05/21/2019)
2019-05-212MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- Christopher M. Proczko, :Firm- Ballard Spahr LLP, :Address- 200 IDS Center, 80 South 8th St., Minneapolis, MN 55402. Phone No. - 612.371.3545. Fax No. - 612.371.3207 Filing fee $ 100, receipt number 0090-6136137. Fee Status: Fee Paid. by NORTHERN VIRGINIA CAPITAL DEFENDER OFFICE (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of C. Proczko in Support of Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice, # 2 Text of Proposed Order)(Brown, Jay) (Entered: 05/21/2019)
2019-05-22Case Assigned to Judge Dabney L. Friedrich. (zeg) (Entered: 05/22/2019)
2019-05-223SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zeg) (Entered: 05/22/2019)
2019-05-23MINUTE ORDER granting the plaintiff's 2 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice. Signed by Judge Dabney L. Friedrich on May 22, 2019. (lcdlf3) (Entered: 05/23/2019)
2019-05-314RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 5/24/2019. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 6/23/2019. (Brown, Jay) (Entered: 05/31/2019)
2019-05-315RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 05/24/2019. (Brown, Jay) (Entered: 05/31/2019)
2019-05-316RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION served on 5/28/2019 (Brown, Jay) (Entered: 05/31/2019)
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