Skip to content

Case Detail

[Subscribe to updates]
Case TitleWHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2021cv02215
Date Filed2021-08-19
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Trevor N. McFadden
PlaintiffWHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT
Case DescriptionThe White Coat Waste Project submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Agriculture for records concerning communications regarding feline euthanasia. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request but after hearing nothing further from the agency, WCWP filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Documents
Docket
Complaint
Complaint attachment 1
Complaint attachment 2
Complaint attachment 3
Complaint attachment 4
User-contributed Documents
 
Docket Events (Hide)
Date FiledDoc #Docket Text

2021-08-191COMPLAINT against UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number ADCDC-8679728) filed by WHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Summons Request to Department of Agriculture, # 3 Summons Summons Request to US Attorney General, # 4 Summons Summons Request to US Attorney's Office for DC)(Strugar, Matthew) (Entered: 08/19/2021)
2021-08-192LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by WHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT (Strugar, Matthew) (Entered: 08/19/2021)
2021-08-19NOTICE OF ERROR re 1 Complaint; emailed to matthew@matthewstrugar.com, cc'd 1 associated attorneys -- The PDF file you docketed contained errors: 1. Missing Related Case form. Please submit using the event Notice of Related Case., 2. COMPLIANCE DEADLINE is by close of business today. This case will not proceed any further until all errors are satisfied. (znmg, ) (Entered: 08/19/2021)
2021-08-193ERRATA to Civil Cover Sheet by WHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT re 1 Complaint, filed by WHITE COAT WASTE PROJECT. (Strugar, Matthew) (Entered: 08/19/2021)
2021-08-20Case Assigned to Judge Trevor N. McFadden. (znmg) (Entered: 08/20/2021)
2021-08-204SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General. (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent) (znmg) (Entered: 08/20/2021)
2021-08-205STANDING ORDER Establishing Procedures for Cases Before Judge Trevor N. McFadden. The parties are hereby ORDERED to read and comply with the directives in the attached standing order. Signed by Judge Trevor N. McFadden on 08/20/2021. (lctnm2) (Entered: 08/20/2021)
Hide Docket Events
by FOIA Project Staff
Skip to toolbar