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Case TitleNATIONAL IMMIGRATION PROJECT OF THE NATIONAL LAWYERS GUILD v. UNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2022cv03632
Date Filed2022-12-05
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Randolph D. Moss
PlaintiffNATIONAL IMMIGRATION PROJECT OF THE NATIONAL LAWYERS GUILD
Case DescriptionThe National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild submitted a FOIA request to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services for records concerning all adjustment of status application denials based on Section 212(a)(9)(C, for inadmissibility due to unlawful presence after previous immigration violation. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and granted NIP's request for a fee waiver. After hearing nothing further from the agency, NIP filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES
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2022-12-051COMPLAINT against UNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES (Fee Status:Filing Fee Waived) filed by NATIONAL IMMIGRATION PROJECT OF THE NATIONAL LAWYERS GUILD. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Exhibit E, # 6 Civil Cover Sheet, # 7 Summons USCIS, # 8 Summons AG, # 9 Summons USAO, # 10 Summons DHS General Counsel)(Alrabe, Khaled) (Entered: 12/05/2022)
2022-12-05Case Assigned to Judge Randolph D. Moss. (zcb) (Entered: 12/05/2022)
2022-12-052SUMMONS (4) Issued Electronically as to All Defendants, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zcb) (Entered: 12/05/2022)
2022-12-053STANDING ORDER: The parties are hereby ORDERED to comply with the directives set forth in the attached Standing Order. See document for details. Signed by Judge Randolph D. Moss on 12/5/2022. (lcrdm1) (Entered: 12/05/2022)
2023-01-124ANSWER to Complaint by UNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES.(Simon, Jeremy) (Entered: 01/12/2023)
2023-01-13MINUTE ORDER: It is ORDERED that, on or before February 16, 2023, the parties shall confer and file a joint status report addressing (1) any documents still to be produced pursuant to FOIA; (2) an anticipated schedule for processing and producing any such documents; and (3) any substantive areas of disagreement between the parties. It is further ORDERED that the parties shall appear by video for an Initial Scheduling Conference to be held via Zoom on February 23, 2023, at 12:15 p.m. Signed by Judge Randolph D. Moss on 1/13/2023. (lcrdm1) (Entered: 01/13/2023)
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