For-profit college complaints

Andrew Quemere filed this request with the Attorney General's Office of Massachusetts.
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From: Andrew Quemere

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, ยง10, I hereby request the following records:

* A log of complaints about for-profit colleges
* The full text of any complaints about for-profit colleges from January 1, 2016 to the present

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

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 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Andrew Quemere

From: Andrew Quemere

Supervisor of Records,

On July 15, I submitted a records request to the Attorney General's Office. To date, I have not received a response. Please order the AGO to comply with my request.

Best regards,
Andrew Quemere

From: Nathan, Kevin (SEC)

Good Afternoon Mr. Quemere,

Please find attached.

Very Respectfully,
Kevin Nathan

Kevin Nathan
Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth
Public Records Division
One Ashburton Place, Room 1719
Boston, MA 02108

From: Chung, Cassandra (SEC)


Attached is the Determination letter for appeal SPR17/1089 Quemere AGO. This administrative appeal is now closed. Please give us a call if you have further questions.

Cassandra Chung

Public Records Division
One Ashburton Place, RM 1719
Boston, MA 02108

Tel: 617-727-2832
Fax: 617-727-5914
Walk in Office Hours:
8:45 -5, Monday to Friday

From: Gotsis, Chloe (AGO)

Hi Andrew -

Please see the attached letter from our office that provides you for a cost estimate for your public records request.

Thanks and best -

Chloe Gotsis
Deputy Press Secretary
Office of Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey
One Ashburton Place, 20th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
(o) 617-727-2543
(c) 857-330-2715<>