IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
ELECTRONIC FRONTIER FOUNDATION,
)Plaintiff, ))v. ) C.A. No. ___________ )
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE,
PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR A PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION
Pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 65, Plaintiff Electronic Frontier Foundationrespectfully moves for entry of a preliminary injunction to enjoin Defendant Departmentof Justice’s unlawful attempts to impede Plaintiff’s efforts to expeditiously obtain agencyrecords concerning the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s misuse of controversialinvestigative powers. Plaintiff seeks an order requiring Defendant to expedite the processing of Plaintiff’s March 12, 2007 Freedom of Information Act request to theBureau, to complete its processing within 20 days, and to serve on Plaintiff a
index 10 days thereafter.The grounds for this motion are set forth in the accompanying memorandum of points and authorities. Plaintiff asks that the Court, pursuant to Local Rule 65.1(d),schedule a hearing on this application for a preliminary injunction at the Court’s earliestconvenience.