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Case TitleCENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY v. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2021cv00681
Date Filed2021-03-15
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Carl J. Nichols
PlaintiffCENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY A California non-profit organization
Case DescriptionThe Center for Biological Diversity submitted two FOIA requests to the EPA for records concerning communications between the agency and AdLogic Chemical and other Florida-based organizations. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests and told CBD that it could not respond to the request within the 20-day statutory time limit. After hearing nothing further from the agency, CBD filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
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2021-03-151COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF against ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number ADCDC-8302903) filed by CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons)(Evans, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/15/2021)
2021-03-152LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY (Evans, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/15/2021)
2021-03-15Case Assigned to Judge Carl J. Nichols. (adh, ) (Entered: 03/15/2021)
2021-03-153SUMMONS (1) Issued Electronically as to ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY. (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 03/15/2021)
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