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Case TitleMARTINEZ v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2021cv00341
Date Filed2021-02-08
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge James E. Boasberg
PlaintiffFREDDY MARTINEZ
Case DescriptionJournalist Freddy Martinez submitted FOIA requests to the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for records on Operation Palladium. The agencies acknowledged receipt of the requests but after hearing nothing further from either agency, Martinez filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
DefendantU.S. IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT
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Complaint
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2021-02-081COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number ADCDC-8175321) filed by FREDDY MARTINEZ. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Exhibit E, # 6 Exhibit F, # 7 Exhibit G, # 8 Exhibit H, # 9 Civil Cover Sheet, # 10 Summons)(Burday, Joshua) (Entered: 02/08/2021)
2021-02-082NOTICE of Appearance by Joshua Hart Burday on behalf of FREDDY MARTINEZ (Burday, Joshua) (Entered: 02/08/2021)
2021-02-083NOTICE of Appearance by Matthew Topic on behalf of FREDDY MARTINEZ (Topic, Matthew) (Entered: 02/08/2021)
2021-02-08NOTICE OF ERROR re 1 Complaint; emailed to joshb@loevy.com, cc'd -1 associated attorneys -- The PDF file you docketed contained errors: 1. Attorney is provisional. Please renew your membership. See https://www.dcd.uscourts.gov/attorney-admissions-and-renewal-information. (adh, ) (Entered: 02/08/2021)
2021-02-10Case Assigned to Judge James E. Boasberg. (adh, ) (Entered: 02/10/2021)
2021-02-104SUMMONS (4) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, U.S. IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 02/10/2021)
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