IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA )CITIZENS FOR RESPONSIBILITY AND )ETHICS IN WASHINGTON, )))Plaintiff, ))v. ) Civil Action No. 07-1708 (JDB))UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF )EDUCATION, ))))Defendant. )__________________________________________)THE PARTIES’ JOINT STATUS REPORT
In accordance with the Court’s order dated November 15, 2007, the parties hereby filetheir Joint Status Report with the Court.1. On January 11, 2008, defendant provided to plaintiff the records responsive toplaintiff’s May 16, 2007 Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) request.2. At this time, the parties continue to discuss whether there is the possibility of narrowing any areas of potential dispute.3. Accordingly, the parties request that the Court permit the parties additional timeto determine whether the briefing of any issues will be required. The parties respectfully proposethat the Court enter an Order requiring that a further status report be filed on February 4, 2008.
A proposed order is attached to this report.
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