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Case TitleCATO INSTITUTE v. PRIVACY AND CIVIL LIBERTIES OVERSIGHT BOARD
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2021cv00715
Date Filed2021-03-18
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Emmet G. Sullivan
PlaintiffCATO INSTITUTE
Case DescriptionThe Cato Institute submitted a FOIA request to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board for records concerning any reports prepared to implement E.O. 12333. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and denied some records under Exemption 1 (national security). The Cato Institute filed an administrative appeal of the denial. PCLOB partially granted the Cato Institute's appeal. However, after hearing nothing further from the agency, the Cato Institute filed suit.
Complaint issues: Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantPRIVACY AND CIVIL LIBERTIES OVERSIGHT BOARD
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2021-03-181COMPLAINT against PRIVACY AND CIVIL LIBERTIES OVERSIGHT BOARD ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number ADCDC-8312337) filed by CATO INSTITUTE. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1-9, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet, # 3 Summons)(Burday, Joshua) (Entered: 03/18/2021)
2021-03-182NOTICE of Appearance by Joshua Hart Burday on behalf of CATO INSTITUTE (Burday, Joshua) (Entered: 03/18/2021)
2021-03-183NOTICE of Appearance by Matthew Topic on behalf of CATO INSTITUTE (Topic, Matthew) (Entered: 03/18/2021)
2021-03-18Case Assigned to Judge Emmet G. Sullivan. (adh, ) (Entered: 03/18/2021)
2021-03-184SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to PRIVACY AND CIVIL LIBERTIES OVERSIGHT BOARD, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 03/18/2021)
2021-03-265STANDING ORDER: The parties are directed to read the attached Standing Order Governing Civil Cases Before Judge Emmet G. Sullivan in its entirety upon receipt. The parties are hereby ORDERED to comply with the directives in the attached Standing Order. Signed by Judge Emmet G. Sullivan on 03/26/21. (Attachment: # 1 Exhibit 1) (mac) (Entered: 03/26/2021)
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