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DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv02474
Date Filed2020-09-04
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge James E. Boasberg
Case DescriptionMuckRock submitted six FOIA requests to the CIA for records concerning regulatory issuances. The agency acknowledged receipts of the requests but after hearing nothing further from the agency pertaining to any of its six requests, MuckRock filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Fee Category - Media or Educational, Litigation - Attorney's fees

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2020-09-041COMPLAINT against CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-7550241) filed by MUCKROCK, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(McClanahan, Kelly) (Entered: 09/04/2020)
2020-09-042NOTICE OF RELATED CASE by MUCKROCK, LLC. Case related to Case No. 14-997. (McClanahan, Kelly) (Entered: 09/04/2020)
2020-09-043LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by MUCKROCK, LLC (McClanahan, Kelly) (Entered: 09/04/2020)
2020-09-04Case Assigned to Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson. (zsb) (Entered: 09/04/2020)
2020-09-084SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 09/08/2020)
2020-09-165Case randomly reassigned to Judge James E. Boasberg. Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is no longer assigned to the case as deemed not related. (ztnr) (Entered: 09/16/2020)
2020-09-246RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 9/17/2020. ( Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 10/17/2020.), RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 9/17/20., RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY served on 9/17/2020 (McClanahan, Kelly) (Entered: 09/24/2020)
2020-09-247NOTICE of Erroneous Reassignment by MUCKROCK, LLC re 5 Case Assigned/Reassigned, 2 Notice of Related Case (McClanahan, Kelly) (Entered: 09/24/2020)
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