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Case TitleWOODBURY v. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2021cv03384
Date Filed2021-12-30
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Dabney L. Friedrich
PlaintiffMARTIN WOODBURY
Case DescriptionMartin Woodbury submitted a FOIA request to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms for records concerning its investigation of Tracy Worwood's possession of military explosives. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. The agency denied the request. Woodbury filed an administrative appeal. The agency affirmed its original denial. Woodbury then submitted a FOIA request to the FBI for records on the investigation of Worwood. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and referred Woodbury to the denial by BATF. Woodbury filed an administrative appeal with the FBI. The FBI acknowledged receipt of the appeal, but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Woodbury filed suit.
Complaint issues: Adequacy - Search, Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantDEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
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2021-12-301COMPLAINT against DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number ADCDC-8955864) filed by MARTIN WOODBURY. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons)(Quaranto, Lance) (Entered: 12/30/2021)
2022-01-06Case Assigned to Judge Dabney L. Friedrich. (znmg) (Entered: 01/06/2022)
2022-01-062STANDARD ORDER for Civil Cases. See text for details. Signed by Judge Dabney L. Friedrich on January 6, 2022. (lcdlf3) (Entered: 01/06/2022)
2022-01-103SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(znm) (Entered: 01/10/2022)
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