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Case TitleBuffalo Field Campaign v. United States Department of Interior
DistrictDistrict of Montana
Case Number9:2019cv00166
Date Filed2019-10-10
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Dana L. Christensen
PlaintiffBuffalo Field Campaign
Case DescriptionBuffalo Field Campaign submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Interior for records concerning the agency's bison management for Yellowstone National Park, the State of Montana's inter-agency bison management plan, and reintroduction of bison in Yellowstone and any native American reservations. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and invoked a 10-day extension. After hearing nothing further from the agency, BFC filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUnited States Department of Interior
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Complaint attachment 2
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2019-10-101COMPLAINT against United States Department of Interior, filed by Buffalo Field Campaign. (Attachments: # 1 Attachment 1, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet) (KJL) (Entered: 10/10/2019)
2019-10-10Filing fee: $ 400, receipt number 0977-2381146 (KJL) (Entered: 10/10/2019)
2019-10-102Summons Issued as to All Defendants, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (KJL) (Additional attachment(s) added on 10/11/2019: # 1 Summons-Civil Process Clerk, # 2 Summons-DOJ) (APP). (Entered: 10/10/2019)
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