Agents of SHIELD (Department of Homeland Security, Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs)

Shawn Musgrave filed this request with the Department of Homeland Security, Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs of the United States of America.
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From: Shawn Musgrave

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

-All memoranda or briefings regarding the animated TV show "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
-All communications between the agency and ABC (American Broadcasting Company), Joss Whedon and/or the production team of the animated TV show "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. 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.

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 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Shawn Musgrave


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Nov. 3, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.


RE: 2014-NPFO-00054

This responds to your December 13, 2013, e-mail in which you requested an update as to the status of your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), dated November 3, 2013, and received in this office on November 13, 2013. .

We advise you that, due to the increasing number of FOIA requests received by this office, we may encounter some delay in processing your request. Requests are processed in chronological order based on the date we received a perfected request

For your information, we have queried the appropriate components of DHS for responsive records. If any responsive records are located, they will be reviewed for determination of releasability. We will process your request as expeditiously as possible. Upon completion of the processing, all documents that can be released will be made available to you at the earliest possible date. We sincerely apologize for the delay you are experiencing and appreciate your continued patience.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss this matter, please feel free to contact this office at 703-235-2211.

Office of Information Management


Mr. Musgrave, this is our final response to your FOIA request dated November 13, 2013. Thank you.

Office of Information Management