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Case TitleMartinez v Department of Justice
DistrictNorthern District of Ohio
Case Number5:2022cv01142
Date Filed2022-06-28
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Sara Lioi
PlaintiffAntony Martinez
Case DescriptionAnthony Martinez submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Justice for records concerning himself. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request but after hearing nothing further from the agency, Martinez filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantDepartment of Justice
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2022-06-281Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief with jury demand against Department of Justice. Filing fee not paid, IFP. Filed by Antony Martinez. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons) (Hoffman, Brian) (Entered: 06/28/2022)
2022-06-28Judge Sara Lioi assigned to case. (M,TL) (Entered: 06/28/2022)
2022-06-282Motion to proceed in forma pauperis filed by Plaintiff Antony Martinez. (Hoffman, Brian) (Entered: 06/28/2022)
2022-06-28Random Assignment of Magistrate Judge pursuant to Local Rule 3.1. In the event of a referral, case will be assigned to Magistrate Judge Amanda M. Knapp. (M,TL) (Entered: 06/28/2022)
2022-06-283Initial Standing Order. Judge Sara Lioi on 06/28/2022. (Attachments: # 1 Appendix A - Witness List, # 2 Appendix B - Exhibit List) (M,TL) (Entered: 06/28/2022)
2022-06-30Remark by Clerk re Service Upon U.S. Government Defendant. If a U.S. Government agency or officer is sued, you must provide summons for that defendant, for the U.S. Attorney General (Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. 20530) and the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio (801 West Superior Avenue, Suite 400, Cleveland, OH 44113-1852). (M,TL) (Entered: 06/30/2022)
2022-06-304Praecipe for issuance of Original Summons filed by Antony Martinez. (Attachments: # 1 Summons, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons)(Hoffman, Brian) (Entered: 06/30/2022)
2022-06-305Supplement to Praecipe - US Marshal Forms 285, filed by Antony Martinez. Related document(s) 4 . (Hoffman, Brian) (Entered: 06/30/2022)
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