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Department of State

Mission statement: "The Department's mission is to advance freedom for the benefit of the American people and the international community by helping to build and sustain a more democratic, secure, and prosperous world composed of well-governed states that respond to the needs of their people, reduce widespread poverty, and act responsibly within the international system. "

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

Statistics on Lawsuits*

Key Indicators
59 Suits filed against State in FY 2016
327 Suits filed since 2001
93 Suits still pending
251 Suits closed
58 Suits taking over 24 months
1 Suit taking over 309 months
Lawsuits Filed by Year
*based on FOIA nature of suit

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