|Submitted||June 8, 2018|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:
A copy of all documents or FBI files pertaining to Anthony Bourdain, an obituary of whom was published in The New York Times on June 8, 2018 under the headline "Anthony Bourdain, Renegade Chef Who Reported From the World’s Tables, Is Dead at 61". Please see attached PDF copy of that obituary, which may also be found at https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/08/business/media/anthony-bourdain-dead.html.
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 20 business days, as the statute requires.
Parker Higgins, FOIA The Dead
There are eFOIA files available for you to download.
A copy of documents responsive to the request.
The request has been rejected, with the agency stating that it can neither confirm nor deny the existence of the requested documents.