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Case TitleAMERICA FIRST LEGAL FOUNDATION v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2022cv01897
Date Filed2022-06-30
Date ClosedOpen
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PlaintiffAMERICA FIRST LEGAL FOUNDATION
Case DescriptionAmerica First Legal Foundation submitted a FOIA request to the Department of State for records concerning political appointees and their ethics obligations. AFLF also asked for a fee waiver. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. The agency told AFLF that it would be unable to process the request within the statutory time limit. After hearing nothing further from the agency, AFLF filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
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2022-06-301COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number ADCDC-9343503) filed by AMERICA FIRST LEGAL FOUNDATION. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A:State Request, # 2 Exhibit B:20-day Letter, # 3 Exhibit C:Acknowledgment, # 4 Exhibit D:Status Update Request, # 5 Exhibit E:Update, # 6 Exhibit F:Status Update, # 7 Civil Cover Sheet, # 8 Summons)(Field, Brian) (Entered: 06/30/2022)
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