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Case TitleAMERICAN OVERSIGHT v. CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv01296
Date Filed2020-05-15
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amit P. Mehta
PlaintiffAMERICAN OVERSIGHT
Case DescriptionAmerican Oversight filed suit against the Centers for Disease Control, challenging its policy of requiring requesters to narrow their requests before the agency would process them constituted an illegal practice or policy that violated FOIA.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Attorney's fees, Adequacy - Search

DefendantCENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION
DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
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2020-05-151COMPLAINT against CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-7129299) filed by AMERICAN OVERSIGHT. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons as to USAO, # 3 Summons as to USAG, # 4 Summons as to CDC, # 5 Summons as to HHS)(Monahan, Christine) (Entered: 05/15/2020)
2020-05-152LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by AMERICAN OVERSIGHT (Monahan, Christine) (Entered: 05/15/2020)
2020-05-153NOTICE OF RELATED CASE by AMERICAN OVERSIGHT. Case related to Case No. 20-cv-1063. (Monahan, Christine) (Entered: 05/15/2020)
2020-05-15Case Assigned to Judge Amit P. Mehta. (adh, ) (Entered: 05/15/2020)
2020-05-154SUMMONS (4) Issued Electronically as to CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 05/15/2020)
2020-05-215NOTICE of Appearance by Carol Federighi on behalf of All Defendants (Federighi, Carol) (Entered: 05/21/2020)
2020-05-216NOTICE of Filing of Motion to Consolidate by CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A: Consolidation Motion in No. 20-947)(Federighi, Carol) (Entered: 05/21/2020)
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