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Case TitleINSTITUTE FOR ENERGY RESEARCH v. FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2022cv01624
Date Filed2022-06-08
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Amit P. Mehta
PlaintiffINSTITUTE FOR ENERGY RESEARCH
Case DescriptionThe Institute for Energy Research submitted a FOIA request to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for records concerning communications sent to or from three named FERC officials and four named White House officials over an eight-month period. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request but after hearing nothing further from the agency, IER filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Public Interest Fee Waiver, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantFEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION
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2022-06-081COMPLAINT against FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number ADCDC-9294276) filed by INSTITUTE FOR ENERGY RESEARCH. (Attachments: # 1 Summons Proposed to US Attorney, US Attorney General, and FERC, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet)(Hardin, Matthew) (Entered: 06/08/2022)
2022-06-09Case Assigned to Judge Amit P. Mehta. (znmg) (Entered: 06/09/2022)
2022-06-092SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(znmg) (Entered: 06/09/2022)
2022-06-103NOTICE of Appearance by Christopher Cochran Horner on behalf of INSTITUTE FOR ENERGY RESEARCH (Horner, Christopher) (Entered: 06/10/2022)
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