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Case TitleWHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv01228
Date Filed2020-05-11
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amy Berman Jackson
PlaintiffWHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT
Case DescriptionWhite Coat Waste Project submitted three FOIA requests to the Department of Justice for records concerning animal welfare protocols for two contracts awarded by the FBI and one contract awarded by the U.S. Marshals Service. The agencies acknowledged receipt of the requests but after hearing nothing further from the agencies, White Coat Waste Project filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
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2020-05-111COMPLAINT against UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-7113001) filed by WHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Request to Department of Justice, # 3 Summons Request to US Attorney General, # 4 Summons Request to Civil Process Clerk)(Strugar, Matthew) (Entered: 05/11/2020)
2020-05-112LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by WHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT (Strugar, Matthew) (Entered: 05/11/2020)
2020-05-12Case Assigned to Judge Amy Berman Jackson. (zsb) (Entered: 05/12/2020)
2020-05-123SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsb) (Entered: 05/12/2020)
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