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Case TitleCHEESEMAN v. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2022cv01743
Date Filed2022-06-17
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Timothy J. Kelly
PlaintiffBRYAN CHEESEMAN
Case DescriptionBryan Cheeseman submitted a FOIA request to the Defense Intelligence Agency for records concerning records about himself. Cheeseman also requested expedited processing. The agency acknowledged request of the request and asked Cheeseman to clarify his request. The agency requested his request for expedited processing. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Cheeseman filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantDEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
DefendantDEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
DefendantDEFENSE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
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2022-06-171COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number ADCDC-9315417) filed by BRYAN CHEESEMAN. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Exhibit E, # 6 Exhibit F, # 7 Exhibit G, # 8 Exhibit H, # 9 Exhibit I, # 10 Exhibit J, # 11 Civil Cover Sheet, # 12 Summons Department of the Army, # 13 Summons Defense Intelligence Agency, # 14 Summons Department of Defense)(Boss, L.) (Attachment 11 replaced on 6/17/2022) (znmg). Modified on 6/17/2022 to replace fillable civil cover sheet (znmg). (Entered: 06/17/2022)
2022-06-172REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE Amended Summons for DOD re 1 Complaint, filed by BRYAN CHEESEMAN. Related document: 1 Complaint, filed by BRYAN CHEESEMAN.(Boss, L.) (Entered: 06/17/2022)
2022-06-173MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- Brett O'Brien, Filing fee $ 100, receipt number ADCDC-9315660. Fee Status: Fee Paid. by BRYAN CHEESEMAN. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration B. O'Brien, # 2 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing, # 3 Certificate of Service, # 4 Text of Proposed Order)(Boss, L.) (Entered: 06/17/2022)
2022-06-17NOTICE OF ERROR re 1 Complaint; emailed to bboss@cozen.com, cc'd 4 associated attorneys -- The PDF file you docketed contained errors: 1. Blank or missing coversheet. Please use the cover sheet at https://www.dcd.uscourts.gov/new-case-forms & file using the event Civil Cover Sheet., 2. No signature. Please file the signed document using the event Errata. All filings must have an original signature or '/s/ Attorney Name' to represent an electronic signature of the filer., 3. COMPLIANCE DEADLINE is by close of business today. This case will not proceed any further until all errors are satisfied. (znmg, ) (Entered: 06/17/2022)
2022-06-17NOTICE OF ERROR re 3 Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice; emailed to bboss@cozen.com, cc'd 4 associated attorneys -- The PDF file you docketed contained errors: 1. The Declaration does not have an original signature. Please file the signed document using the event Errata. All Declarations must have an original signature., 2. COMPLIANCE DEADLINE is by close of business today. This case will not proceed any further until all errors are satisfied. (znmg, ) (Entered: 06/17/2022)
2022-06-214CIVIL COVER SHEET by BRYAN CHEESEMAN filed by BRYAN CHEESEMAN.(Boss, L.) (Entered: 06/21/2022)
2022-06-215ERRATA Declaration of Brett O'Brien by BRYAN CHEESEMAN re 3 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- Brett O'Brien, Filing fee $ 100, receipt number ADCDC-9315660. Fee Status: Fee Paid. filed by BRYAN CHEESEMAN. (Boss, L.) (Entered: 06/21/2022)
2022-06-22NOTICE OF ERROR re 1 Complaint; emailed to bboss@cozen.com, cc'd 4 associated attorneys -- The PDF file you docketed contained errors: 1. No signature. Please file the signed document using the event Errata. All filings must have an original signature or '/s/ Attorney Name' to represent an electronic signature of the filer., 2. See Notice of Error re: missing signature (complaint) entered 06/17/2022., 3. COMPLIANCE DEADLINE is by close of business today. This case will not proceed any further until all errors are satisfied. (znmg, ) (Entered: 06/22/2022)
2022-06-226ERRATA Complaint by BRYAN CHEESEMAN. (Boss, L.) (Entered: 06/22/2022)
2022-06-23Case Assigned to Judge Timothy J. Kelly. (znmg) (Entered: 06/23/2022)
2022-06-237SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to DEFENSE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY. (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(znmg) (Entered: 06/23/2022)
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