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Case TitleAtchafalaya Basinkeeper, Inc. et al v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
DistrictEastern District of Louisiana
CityNew Orleans
Case Number2:2021cv00317
Date Filed2021-02-12
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Jay C. Zainey
PlaintiffLouisiana Crawfish Producers Association - West
PlaintiffHealthy Gulf
PlaintiffAtchafalaya Basinkeeper, Inc.
Case DescriptionAtchafalya Basinkeeper, Inc., the Louisiana Crawfish Producers Association -West, and Healthy Gulf submitted FOIA requests to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for records concerning regarding the ongoing or proposed harmful projects in the Atchafalya Basin. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests. After hearing nothing further from the agency, the requesters filed an administrative appeal. After hearing nothing further from the agency, the Atchafalya Basinkeepers filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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2021-02-121COMPLAINT against All Defendants (Filing fee $ 402 receipt number ALAEDC-8733215) filed by Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, Inc., Healthy Gulf, Louisiana Crawfish Producers Association - West. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Exhibit Ex. A - Dean's Certification for Student Attorneys, # 3 Exhibit Ex. B - Client Consent for Student Attorneys) Attorney Elizabeth Livingston de Calderon added to party Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, Inc.(pty:pla), Attorney Elizabeth Livingston de Calderon added to party Healthy Gulf(pty:pla), Attorney Elizabeth Livingston de Calderon added to party Louisiana Crawfish Producers Association - West(pty:pla).(Livingston de Calderon, Elizabeth) Modified filer/text on 2/16/2021 (lt). (Entered: 02/12/2021)
2021-02-122Statement of Corporate Disclosure by Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, Healthy Gulf, Louisiana Crawfish Producers Association - West (Livingston de Calderon, Elizabeth) (Entered: 02/12/2021)
2021-02-123Summons Submitted for Issuance (Livingston de Calderon, Elizabeth) (Entered: 02/12/2021)
2021-02-124Initial Case Assignment to Judge Jay C. Zainey and Magistrate Judge Janis van Meerveld. (go) (Entered: 02/12/2021)
2021-02-165Summons Issued as to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. (lt) (Entered: 02/16/2021)
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