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Case TitleTEXAS CIVIL RIGHTS PROJECT et al v. UNITED STATES CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv02389
Date Filed2020-08-27
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Carl J. Nichols
PlaintiffTEXAS CIVIL RIGHTS PROJECT
PlaintiffINSTITUTE FOR CONSTITUTIONAL ADVOCACY AND PROTECTION
Case DescriptionThe Texas Civil Rights Project and the Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and Protection submitted FOIA requests to U.S. Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for records on the treatment of unaccompanied minors. The agencies acknowledged receipt of the requests but after hearing nothing further from the agencies, TCRP and ICAP filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Public Interest Fee Waiver, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUNITED STATES CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION
DefendantUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
DefendantIMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT
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2020-08-271COMPLAINT against CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION, DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-7515065) filed by TEXAS CIVIL RIGHTS PROJECT, INSTITUTE FOR CONSTITUTIONAL ADVOCACY AND PROTECTION. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit TCRP Request to ICE, # 2 Exhibit TCRP Request to DHS, # 3 Exhibit ICAP Request to CBP, # 4 Civil Cover Sheet, # 5 Summons CBP Summons, # 6 Summons DHS Summons, # 7 Summons ICE Summons, # 8 Summons AG Summons, # 9 Summons USAO Summons)(Friedman, Robert) (Entered: 08/27/2020)
2020-08-27Case Assigned to Judge Carl J. Nichols. (zsb) (Entered: 08/27/2020)
2020-08-272SUMMONS (5) Issued Electronically as to IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT, UNITED STATES CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 08/27/2020)
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