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Case TitleO'BRIEN v. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DistrictEastern District of Pennsylvania
CityPhiladelphia
Case Number2:2020cv00092
Date Filed2020-01-03
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeHONORABLE CHAD F. KENNEY
PlaintiffWILLIAM J. O'BRIEN, III D.O.
Case DescriptionWilliam O'Brien, a federal prisoner, submitted three FOIA requests to the FBI for records concerning the Health Care Fraud Task Force pertaining to a specific case number. O'Brien also requested expedited processing. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests but after it failed to respond to any of his requests, O'Brien filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantDEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
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Complaint
Complaint attachment 1
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2020-01-031MOTION FOR LEAVE TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS FILED BY WILLIAM J. O'BRIEN, III.(ahf) (Entered: 01/07/2020)
2020-01-032COMPLAINT against DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, filed by WILLIAM J. O'BRIEN, III. (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(ahf) (Entered: 01/07/2020)
2020-01-033Prisoner Trust Fund Account Statement by WILLIAM J. O'BRIEN, III. (ahf) (Entered: 01/07/2020)
2020-01-034PRO SE NOTICE RE:GUIDELINES (ahf) (Entered: 01/07/2020)
2020-01-095ORDERED THAT LEAVE TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS IS GRANTED ETC., THE CLERK OF COURT IS DIRECTED TO SEND A COPY OF THIS ORDER TO THE WARDEN OF USP HAZELTON; THE COMPLAINT SI DEEMED FILED; THE CLERK OF COURT SHALL ISSUE SUMMONSES; SERVICE OF THE SUMMONSES AND THE COMPLAINT IS TO MADE UPON THE DEFENDANTS BY THE U.S. MARSHALS SERVICE AS OUTLINED HEREIN. SIGNED BY HONORABLE CHAD F. KENNEY ON 1/8/20.1/9/20 ENTERED AND COPIES MAILED TO PLAINTIFF AND THE WARDEN USP HAZELTON.(jaa, ) (Entered: 01/09/2020)
2020-01-091 Summons Issued as to DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE. Forwarded To: U.S. MARSHALS on 1/9/20 (jaa, ) (Entered: 01/09/2020)
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