Delaware MTE

Ellen filed this request with the Delaware State University of Delaware.


From: Ellen

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Delaware Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Any signed and or executed contracts between Longwood University Men’s Basketball team for participation in theMako Medical Wake Forest Classic to be held on Nov 25th -27th

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 15 business days, as the statute requires.



From: Delaware State University

Good Morning Ellen,

Title 29, Section 10003 of Delaware’s Freedom of Information Act provides for the examination of public records. Pursuant to Section 10002(i), the definition of “public record”, as it applies to Delaware State University, is limited to “university documents relating to the expenditure of public funds.” 29Del.C.§10002(i). The term public funds is defined as “funds derived from the State or any political subdivision of the State.” 29Del.C.§10002(k). Please be advised that your request does not relate to the expenditure of public funds. Accordingly, your request for records is denied. In future requests, please provide for you name, for the maintenance of FOIA log as required by statute.


Kenisha Ringgold
Assistant General Counsel

Kenisha L .Ringgold Esq.
Assistant General Counsel
Office of General Counsel
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