Attorney General Jeff Sessions Email Records

Taylor Scott Amarel filed this request with the Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

Tracking #

1384111-000, 18-00875, DOJ-2018-001165

Due Dec. 22, 2017
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Taylor Scott Amarel

To Whom It May Concern:

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

I would like to obtain all email records sent to, from, or copied to Attorney General Jeff Sessions containing any of the following non-case-sensitive key-strings: "POTUS", "Russia", "Resign", "Clinton", or "Moore", from February 9, 2017 to Present Day.

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.


Taylor Scott Amarel

From: Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General

This message is to confirm your request submission to the FOIAonline application: View Request. Request information is as follows: (
* Tracking Number: DOJ-2018-001165
* Requester Name: Taylor S. Amarel
* Date Submitted: 11/27/2017
* Request Status: Submitted
* Description: foia request

From: Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General

Attached is this Office's response to the above-reference FOIA request.

From: Taylor Scott Amarel

Thank you for the update!

From: Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General

Mr. Amarel:

I am writing in response to your requests for status updates regarding your FOIA requests with the following tracking numbers: DOJ-2018-001162, DOJ-2018-001163, DOJ-2018-001165, and DOJ-2018-002883. At this time, we have initiated searches for the requested records but have not yet received responsive documents. The estimated time frame to complete this request currently stands at about a year from today's date.

I hope this information is helpful. If you have any other questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me or our FOIA Public Liaison, Douglas Hibbard, at 202-514-3642.

Thank you,

Brittnie R. Baker
Office of Information Policy
U.S. Department of Justice
(202) 514-3642

From: Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General

The FOIA request DOJ-2018-001165 has had its Tracking Number changed to DOJ-2018-001165. This is normally due to the request being transferred to another agency (for example, EPA to Dept. of Commerce) or to a sub-agency to process it. Additional details for this request are as follows:
* Old Tracking Number: DOJ-2018-001165
* New Tracking Number: DOJ-2018-001165
* Requester Name: Taylor S Amarel
* Date Submitted: 07/05/2018
* Long Description: foia request

From: Muckrock Staff

To Whom It May Concern:
I wanted to follow up on the following request, copied below. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response.
Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.