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Case TitleFOOD & WATER WATCH v. BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv01840
Date Filed2020-07-08
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amy Berman Jackson
PlaintiffFOOD & WATER WATCH
Case DescriptionFood & Water Watch submitted a FOIA request to the Federal Reserve for records concerning communications related to the accessibility of lending for oil and gas industry businesses from the White House, the Department of Energy, the Department of Treasury, Congress, and oil and gas industry representatives. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and told Food & Water Watch that it would take time to process. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Foods & Water Watch filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantBOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM
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2020-07-081COMPLAINT against FEDERAL RESERVE BOARD OF GOVERNORS ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-7314358) filed by FOOD & WATER WATCH. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Declaration, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons, # 5 Summons)(Carlesco, Adam) (Entered: 07/08/2020)
2020-07-08Case Assigned to Judge Amy Berman Jackson. (zsb) (Entered: 07/08/2020)
2020-07-082SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 07/08/2020)
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