Title: Civil Cover Sheet

Document Date: 2015-10-08

Text: Case 1:15-cv-01654 Document 1-1 Filed 10/08/15 Page 1 of 2

CIVIL COVER SHEET

JS-44 (Rev. 7/13 DC)

I. (a) PLAINTIFFS

CHELSEA MANNING

(b) COUNTY OF RESIDENCE OF FIRST LISTED PLAINTIFF

Leavenworth

(EXCEPT IN U.S. PLAINTIFF CASES)

DEFENDANTS

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE and the
FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION

COUNTY OF RESIDENCE OF FIRST LISTED DEFENDANT

(IN U.S. PLAINTIFF CASES ONLY)

NOTE: IN LAND CONDEMNATION CASES, USE THE LOCATION OF THE TRACT OF LAND INVOLVED

(c) ATTORNEYS (FIRM NAME, ADDRESS, AND TELEPHONE NUMBER)

Freedman Boyd Hollander Goldberg Urias & Ward, P.A.

ATTORNEYS (IF KNOWN)

II. BASIS OF JURISDICTION

(PLACE AN X IN ONE BOX ONLY)

o 1 U.S. Government © 3 Federal Question PTF DFT
Plaintiff (U.S. Government Not a Party) Citizen of this State O i Qi
© 2 U.S. Government © 4 Diversity Citizen of Another State ©2 ©2
Defendant (Indicate Citizenship of Parties in item III) Citizen or Subject of a ©3 ©3

III. CITIZENSHIP OF PRINCIPAL PARTIES (PLACE AN x IN ONE BOX FOR

PLAINTIFF AND ONE BOX FOR DEFENDANT) FOR DIVERSITY CASES ONLY!

PTF

Incorporated or Principal Place
of Business in This State

DFT

Foreign Country

Incorporated and Principal x
Place of Business in Another Stale

Foreign Nation

©6 O

IV. CASE ASSIGNMENT AND NATURE OF SUIT

(Place an X in one category, A-N, that best represents your Cause of Action and one in a corresponding Nature of Suit)

0 A. Antitrust

1 1410 Antitrust

0 B. Personal Injury/

Malpractice

1 1310 Airplane

I 1315 Airplane Product Liability
I 1320 Assault, Libel & Slander
I 1330 Federal Employers Liability
I 1340 Marine

I 1345 Marine Product Liability

I 1350 Motor Vehicle

I 1355 Motor Vehicle Product Liability

I 1360 Other Personal Injury

I 1362 Medical Malpractice

I 1365 Product Liability

I 1367 Health Care/Pharmaceutical

Personal Injury Product Liability
I 1368 Asbestos Product Liability

0 C. Administrative Agency

Review

1 1151 Medicare Act

Social Security
n 861 HIA (1395ff)

I I 862 Black Lung (923)

I I 863 DIWC/DIWW (405(g))

I I 864 SSID Title XVI

I I 865 RSI (405(g))

Other Statutes
I I 891 Agricultural Acts
I 1893 Environmental Matters
I I 890 Other Statutory Actions (If
Administrative Agency is
Involved)

O D. Temporary Restraining
Order/Preliminary
Injunction

Any nature of suit from any category
may be selected for this category of case
assignment.

*(If Antitrust, then A governs)*

© E. General Civil (Other) OR © F. Pro Se General Civil
Real ProDertv Bankruptcy F orfeiture/Penalty 1 1480 Consumer Credit
[ 1210 Land Condemnation 1 1422 Appeal 27 USC 158 | 1625 Drug Related Seizure of
1 1220 Foreclosure 1 1423 Withdrawal 28 USC 157 Property 21 USC 881 1 1490 Cable/Satellite TV
1 1230 Rent, Lease & Ejectment 1 1690 Other 1 1850 Securities/Commodities/
| 1240 Torts to Land Prisoner Petitions Exchange
1 1245 Tort Product Liability 1 1535 Death Penalty 1 1896 Arbitration
1 1290 All Other Real Property 1 1540 Mandamus & Other Other Statutes 1 |899 Administrative Procedure
1 1550 Civil Rights | 1375 False Claims Act Act/Review or Appeal of
Personal Property 1 1555 Prison Conditions 1 1400 State Reapportionment Agency Decision
1 |370 Other Fraud 1 1560 Civil Detainee - Conditions 1 1430 Banks & Banking 1 1950 Constitutionality of State
1 1371 Truth in Lending of Confinement 1 1450 Commerce/ICC Statutes
1 1380 Other Personal Property Rates/etc. □ 890 Other Statutory Actions
Damage Pronertv Riehts T~~l 820 Copyrights 1 1460 Deportation (if not administrative agency
1 1385 Property Damage | 1462 Naturalization review or Privacy Act)
Product Liability 1 1830 Patent 1 1840 Trademark Federal Tax Suits 1 1870 Taxes (US plaintiff or defendant) 1 1871 IRS-Third Party 26 USC 7609 Application 1 1465 Other Immigration Actions 1 1470 Racketeer Influenced & Corrupt Organization

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© G. Habeas Corpus/ 2255 1 1530 Habeas Corpus - General 1 1510 Motion/Vacate Sentence 1 1463 Habeas Corpus - Alien Detainee © H. Employment Discrimination 1 | 442 Civil Rights - Employment (criteria: race, gender/sex, national origin, discrimination, disability, age, religion, retaliation) *(If pro se, select this deck)* 0 I. FOIA/Privacy Act 1 X 1895 Freedom of Information Act 1 1890 Other Statutory Actions (if Privacy Act) *(If pro se, select this deck)* © J. Student Loan 1 1152 Recovery of Defaulted Student Loan (excluding veterans)
© K. Labor/ERISA © L. Other Civil Rights O M. Contract © N. Three-Judge
(non-employment) (non-employment) Court
1 1110 Insurance
\ 1710 Fair Labor Standards Act 1 1441 Voting (if not Voting Rights 1 1120 Marine 1 1 441 Civil Rights - Voting
1 1720 Labor/Mgmt. Relations Act) 1 1130 Miller Act (if Voting Rights Act)
1 1740 Labor Railway Act I 1443 Housing/Accommodations 1 1140 Negotiable Instrument
1 1751 Family and Medical 1 1440 Other Civil Rights 1 1150 Recovery of Overpayment
Leave Act 1 1445 Americans w/Disabilities - & Enforcement of
1 1790 Other Labor Litigation Employment Judgment
1 1791 Empl. Ret. Inc. Security Act 1 1446 Americans w/Disabilities - 1 1153 Recovery of Overpayment
Other of Veteran’s Benefits
1 1448 Education 1 1160 Stockholder’s Suits
| 1190 Other Contracts
| 1195 Contract Product Liability
I 1196 Franchise

V. ORIGIN

© 1 Original
Proceeding

© 2 Removed
from State
Court

3 Remanded from
Appellate Court

O 4 Reinstated or
Reopened

O 5 Transferred from
another district
(specify)

© 6 Multi-district © 7 Appeal to

Litigation District Judge

from Mag. Judge

VI. CAUSE OF ACTION (CITE THE U.S. CIVIL STATUTE UNDER WHICH YOU ARE FILING AND WRITE A BRIEF STATEMENT OF CAUSE.)

Plaintiff brings an action against the DOJ & FBI for their violations of the FOIA pursuant to 5 U.S.C. § 552

VII. REQUESTED IN
COMPLAINT

CHECK IF THIS IS A CLASS
ACTION UNDER F.R.C.P. 23

DEMAND $

JURY DEMAND:

Check YES only if demanded in complaint
YES i [ NO I K i

VIII. RELATED CASE(S)
IF ANY

(See instruction)

YES

NO I X

If yes, please complete related case form

DAT 20; 5



SIGNATURE OF ATTORNEY OF RECORD

INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING CIVIL COVER SHEET JS-44
Authority for Civil Cover Sheet

The JS-44 civil cover sheet and the information contained herein neither replaces nor supplements the filings and services of pleadings or other papers as required
by law, except as provided by local rules of court. This form, approved by the Judicial Conference of the United States in September 1974, is required for the use of the
Clerk of Court for the purpose of initiating the civil docket sheet. Consequently, a civil cover sheet is submitted to the Clerk of Court for each civil complaint filed.
Listed below are tips for completing the civil cover sheet. These tips coincide with the Roman Numerals on the cover sheet.

I. COUNTY OF RESIDENCE OF FIRST LISTED PLAINTIFF/DEFENDANT (b) County of residence: Use 11001 to indicate plaintiff if resident

of Washington, DC, 88888 if plaintiff is resident of United States but not Washington, DC, and 99999 if plaintiff is outside the United States.

III. CITIZENSHIP OF PRINCIPAL PARTIES: This section is completed only if diversity of citizenship was selected as the Basis of Jurisdiction
under Section II,

IV. CASE ASSIGNMENT AND NATURE OF SUIT: The assignment of a judge to your case will depend on the category you select that best
represents the primary cause of action found in your complaint. You may select only one category. You must also select one corresponding
nature of suit found under the category of the case.

VI. CAUSE OF ACTION: Cite the U.S. Civil Statute under which you are filing and write a brief statement of the primary cause.

VIII. RELATED CASE(S), IF ANY: If you indicated that there is a related case, you must complete a related case form, which may be obtained from

the Clerk’s Office.

Because of the need for accurate and complete information, you should ensure the accuracy of the information provided prior to signing the form.

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