Archived FBI Folder of Judge Ben Krentzman (Victim of Scientology Harassment)

R. M. Seibert filed this request with the National Archives and Records Administration of the United States of America.
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From: R. M. Seibert

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request a copy of all releasable documents contained in the following archived FBI investigation file(s) pursuant to the response I was given on a recent FOIA request for the subject listed.

NARA Folder Reference: 89-HQ-1987
Subject: Krentzman, Isaac Benjamin, Jr.
Original FBI FOIPA Request No.: 1320884-000
Original FOIA Request Letter:

Original FOIA Request Criteria: All documents on, about, mentioning, or concerning U.S. Federal Judge Isaac Benjamin Krentzman Jr., aka "Ben Krentzman" (March 21, 1914 - March 29, 1998), Social Security Number 263-50-4179. Proof of death is not required since his death was widely reported:

The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, and is not being made 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.


Ms. R. M. Seibert

From: James Konicek

Dear Ms. R. M. Seibert,

Enclosed is our response to your fee waiver request for FOIA case number RD


James Konicek
Special Access and FOIA

From: National Archives and Records Administration

A copy of documents responsive to the request.

From: National Archives and Records Administration

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.