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Case TitleAlliance for the Wild Rockies v. U.S. Geological Survey
DistrictDistrict of Montana
Case Number9:2014cv00089
Date Filed2014-04-04
Date Closed2014-08-22
JudgeJudge Dana L. Christensen
PlaintiffAlliance for the Wild Rockies
Case DescriptionThe Alliance for the Wild Rockies submitted a FOIA request to the U.S. Geological Survey for records concerning the Cabinet-Yaak Grizzly Bear DNA Project. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request, but after several attempts to contact the agency failed to produce results, the Alliance filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. Geological Survey an agency within the U.S. Department of Interior
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2014-04-041COMPLAINT against U.S. Geological Survey, filed by Alliance for the Wild Rockies. Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0977-1386933. (Attachments: # 1 Attachment 1, # 2 Attachment 2, # 3 Attachment 3, # 4 Civil Cover Sheet, # 5 Summons) (CDH, ) (Entered: 04/04/2014)
2014-04-042Summons Issued as to Civil Process Clerk. (ASG, ) (Entered: 04/08/2014)
2014-04-083Summons Issued as to Attorney General and FOIA Officer. (ASG, ) (Entered: 04/08/2014)
2014-04-144Order Setting: Status Report due by 7/18/2014. Signed by Chief Judge Dana L. Christensen on 4/14/2014. (dle) (Entered: 04/14/2014)
2014-04-225STIPULATION of Dismissal by Alliance for the Wild Rockies. (Smith, Rebecca) (Entered: 04/22/2014)
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