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Case TitleWESTERN VALUES PROJECT v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2019cv01755
Date Filed2019-06-17
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge John D. Bates
PlaintiffWESTERN VALUES PROJECT
Case DescriptionWestern Values Project submitted six FOIA requests to the Department of Interior, and two components - the Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - for records concerning changes in policies pertaining to the sage grouse. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests and told Western Values Project that some of the requests were put on the complex track for processing. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Western Values Project filed suit.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Attorney's fees, Failure to respond within statutory time limit

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
DefendantU.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
DefendantU.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
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2019-06-171COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-6193592) filed by WESTERN VALUES PROJECT. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Exhibit Exhibit 1, # 3 Exhibit Exhibit 2, # 4 Exhibit Exhibit 3, # 5 Exhibit Exhibit 4, # 6 Exhibit Exhibit 5, # 7 Exhibit Exhibit 6, # 8 Exhibit Exhibit 7, # 9 Exhibit Exhibit 8, # 10 Exhibit Exhibit 9, # 11 Exhibit Exhibit 10, # 12 Exhibit Exhibit 11, # 13 Exhibit Exhibit 12, # 14 Exhibit Exhibit 13, # 15 Exhibit Exhibit 14, # 16 Exhibit Exhibit 15, # 17 Exhibit Exhibit 16, # 18 Exhibit Exhibit 17, # 19 Exhibit Exhibit 18, # 20 Exhibit Exhibit 19, # 21 Exhibit Exhibit 20, # 22 Exhibit Exhibit 21, # 23 Summons U.S. Department of the Interior Summons, # 24 Summons U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Summons, # 25 Summons U.S. Bureau of Land Management Summons)(Helle, Sean) (Entered: 06/17/2019)
2019-06-172LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by WESTERN VALUES PROJECT (Helle, Sean) (Entered: 06/17/2019)
2019-06-18Case Assigned to Judge John D. Bates. (zef, ) (Entered: 06/18/2019)
2019-06-183SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General. (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zef, ) (Entered: 06/18/2019)
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