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Case TitleHUMAN RIGHTS DEFENSE CENTER v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv02719
Date Filed2020-09-23
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Rudolph Contreras
PlaintiffHUMAN RIGHTS DEFENSE CENTER
Case DescriptionThe Human Rights Defense Center submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Veterans Affairs for records concerning the VA Police Services. HRDC also requested inclusion in the news media fee category. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request but after hearing nothing further from the agency, HRDC filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
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2020-09-231COMPLAINT against HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENSE CENTER ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number BDCDC-7630521) filed by HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENSE CENTER. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons to USAO DC, # 3 Summons to USAG, # 4 Summons to US VA)(Golden, Deborah) (Entered: 09/23/2020)
2020-09-24Case Assigned to Judge Rudolph Contreras. (zsb) (Entered: 09/24/2020)
2020-09-242SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 09/24/2020)
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