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Case TitleWORTHINGTON v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv01291
Date Filed2020-05-14
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amy Berman Jackson
Case DescriptionJohn Worthington submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Justice for records concerning the West Sound Narcotics Enforcement Team in Kitsap County, Washington. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. The agency provided records with redactions made under Exemption 7(F) (harm to any person). Worthington filed an administrative appeal, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Worthington filed suit.
Complaint issues: Adequacy - Search, Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees, Litigation - Vaughn index

DefendantJOHN WORTHINGTON
DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
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2020-05-141COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ( Filing fee $ 400, receipt number 461610) filed by JOHN WORTHINGTON. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(zjf) (Entered: 05/18/2020)
2020-05-14Summons (1) Issued as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE. (zjf) (Entered: 05/18/2020)
2020-05-142NOTICE OF RELATED CASE by JOHN WORTHINGTON. Case related to Case No. 19cv81. (zjf) (Entered: 05/18/2020)
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