BOP: Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman

Robert Delaware filed this request with the Bureau of Prisons of the United States of America.
Due March 20, 2017
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Robert Delaware

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All records on, about, or concerning Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman, including but not limited to a copy of his inmate central file and and medical file. Privacy act does not apply as the death of Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman in federal custody has been widely discussed in the news media. Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman passed away on February 18th, 2017, at the Federal Correctional Complex Prison in Butner, North Carolina.

Here's an article related to his passing:

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.


Robert Delaware


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