Department of Corrections Death Penalty Procedures (Department of Corrections)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Tennessee.
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From: Carlton Purvis

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Tennessee's Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

Any and all policies, procedures, directives, and/or training documents pertaining to the execution of death row inmates.

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 7 business days, as the statute requires.

Please note that I am a citizen of Tennessee, and am using MuckRock's services to help manage and track my request.


Carlton Purvis

From: Bryce Coatney

Please see the attached, prior response. The form of the present request is identical to the previous request. The present response is therefore unchanged.

Bryce Coatney
Senior Counsel
Tennessee Department of Correction
320 Sixth Avenue North, Sixth Floor
Nashville, TN 37243
(615) 253-8231