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Case TitlePUBLIC EMPLOYEES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY v. UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv02874
Date Filed2020-10-07
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly
PlaintiffPUBLIC EMPLOYEES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY
Case DescriptionPublic Employees for Environmental Responsibility submitted a FOIA request to U.S. Forest Service for records concerning a 2018-19 audit of the Tongass National Forest timber sale program. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request but after hearing nothing further from the agency, PEER filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE
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2020-10-071COMPLAINT against UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-7687826) filed by PUBLIC EMPLOYEES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 AG summons, # 3 Agency Summons, # 4 USAO summons, # 5 Declaration 26.1 statement)(Dinerstein, Paula) (Entered: 10/07/2020)
2020-10-082LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by PUBLIC EMPLOYEES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY. (zmd) (Entered: 10/08/2020)
2020-10-08Case Assigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. (zmd) (Entered: 10/08/2020)
2020-10-083SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent) (zmd) (Entered: 10/08/2020)
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