Castro-Tum Referral Documents

Matthew Hoppock filed this request with the Department of Justice, Office of Legal Counsel of the United States of America.
Due Nov. 9, 2018
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Matthew Hoppock

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

The records related to the Attorney General's decision to refer the case of Reynaldo Castro-Tum to himself. See This should include all of the following:

1. The correspondence, including e-mail messages and written correspondence, mentioning "Castro-Tum," "Castro Tum," or Mr. Castro Tum's A number.
2. The file maintained by the OLC on the Castro-Tum matter.
3. Any notes written by any employee of the OLC regarding the Castro-Tum matter.

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.


Matthew Hoppock

From: Department of Justice, Office of Legal Counsel

Dear Mr. Hoppock:

Attached, please find the acknowledgement letter for your FOIA request to OLC that has been assigned tracking number FY19-006.

Melissa Golden, Esq.
Lead Paralegal and FOIA Specialist
Office of Legal Counsel
Department of Justice