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Case TitleCohen v. United States Coast Guard
DistrictSouthern District of California
CitySan Diego
Case Number3:2023cv00912
Date Filed2023-05-18
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Janis L. Sammartino
PlaintiffJonathan Cohen
Case DescriptionJonathan Cohen submitted FOIA requests to U.S. Coast Guard for environmental records. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests. When the agency failed to respond, Cohen filed an administrative appeal. After hearing nothing from the agency, Cohen filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Recovery of Costs

DefendantUnited States Coast Guard
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2023-05-181COMPLAINT against United States Coast Guard ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number 145670.), filed by Jonathan Cohen. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Receipt) The new case number is 3:23-cv-912-JLS-KSC. Judge Janis L. Sammartino and Magistrate Judge Karen S. Crawford are assigned to the case. (Cohen, Jonathan)(ggv) (Entered: 05/18/2023)
2023-05-182Summons Issued. Counsel receiving this notice electronically should print this summons and serve it in accordance with Rule 4, Fed.R.Civ.P and LR 4.1. Summons has been provided to plaintiffs not receiving notice electronically. (ggv) (Entered: 05/18/2023)
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