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FOIA Agency Information

General Information

Office of the Deputy Attorney General
Agency within Department of Justice

Mission statement: "The Department's mission is to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law; to ensure public safety against threats foreign and domestic; to provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; to seek just punishment for those guilty of unlawful behavior; and to ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans. "

Where Suits are Filed

Status  Year  City 
Cases filed within: 7 days 30 days over 30 days
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Docket Number Filed Case Title

Request Backlogs and Processing Times

Most Recent Data, for the Month of March 2017
TrackPending CasesClosed Cases
All189 cases
average 466 days pending
15 cases
average 579 days to close
Track Not Provided13 cases
average 536 days pending
0 cases
average 0 days to close
Simple48 cases
average 209 days pending
9 cases
average 496 days to close
Expedited15 cases
average 263 days pending
0 cases
average 0 days to close
Complex113 cases
average 594 days pending
6 cases
average 704 days to close


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