Coleman v. U.S. Department of the Interior

Topic(s): 
Government Transparency - FOIA
Documents:
Status: 
Open
Court: 
District Court
Case Description: 

Jesse Coleman, an investigative journalist and researcher for Documented, an organization that researches corporate influence over public policy, submitted five FOIA requests to the Department of the Interior from July 2017 through March 2018 that received no response from the agency. On September 6, 2018, Mr. Coleman, represented by Public Citizen Litigation Group, filed suit seeking disclosure of the requested records.