Request for Communications between the Office of the Secretary of State and the Massachusetts Commission against Discrimination

Andrew Goodrich filed this request with the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts of Massachusetts.
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From: Andrew Goodrich

To Whom It May Concern:

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

I am requesting all correspondence, emails and documents between the commissioners of the Massachusetts Commission against Discrimination Jamie R. Williamson, Sunila Thomas George, Charlotte Golar Richie and Laurie Flynn, Chief Legal Counsel for the secretary of state, and Daniel Wandell, director of operations for the secretary of state between December 1st 2013 and December 1st 2014.

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 fees cannot be waived, 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 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Andrew Goodrich

From: Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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From: Flynn, Laurie (SEC)

Attached please find our response to your request dated 1/26/15.

Laurie Flynn
Chief Legal Counsel
Office of the Secretary of State
One Ashburton Place, Room 1711
Boston, Ma 02108
(617) 727- 4919