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Case TitleGUN OWNERS OF AMERICA, INC v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2019cv03135
Date Filed2019-10-18
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Trevor N. McFadden
PlaintiffGUN OWNERS OF AMERICA, INC
Case DescriptionGun Owners of America submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Justice for records concerning what was meant by "additional information" the agency could use to further identify website visitors. After hearing nothing from the agency, Gun Owners of America contacted DOJ. The agency told Gun Owners of America that although its request had been misplaced it had now been located. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Gun Owners of America filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
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2019-10-181COMPLAINT against UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-6462612) filed by GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA, INC. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Exhibit A, # 3 Exhibit B, # 4 Exhibit C, # 5 Summons to the Attorney General, # 6 Summons to the Justice Dept, # 7 Summons to the US Attorney)(Olson, Robert) (Entered: 10/18/2019)
2019-10-182LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA, INC (Olson, Robert) (Entered: 10/18/2019)
2019-10-21Case assigned to Judge Trevor N. McFadden. (zmc) (Entered: 10/21/2019)
2019-10-213STANDING ORDER Establishing Procedures for Cases Before Judge Trevor N. McFadden. The parties are hereby ORDERED to read and comply with the directives in the attached standing order. Signed by Judge Trevor N. McFadden on 10/21/2019. (lctnm2) (Entered: 10/21/2019)
2019-10-214SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zmc) (Entered: 10/21/2019)
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