Department of Labor CCA/CA City Correctional labor wage violation investigation

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Department of Labor of the United States of America.
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From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All complaints, investigatory reports, settlement agreements, invoices, consent decrees, and related materials regarding the investigation and retribution of labor wage violations by Corrections Corporation of America at the California City Correctional Center. Materials should include but not be limited to those referenced in the following press release:

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 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.


Beryl C.D. Lipton

From: Miller, Darlene - SOL

Mr. Lipton:

Your request has been assigned to Wage and Hour with tracking number 790488. When they begin processing it, you will be able to track its progress at<>. If you need to contact them about it for any reason, please phone 202-693-1004 and reference the tracking number at the time of the call.


Darlene Miller
Government Information Specialist, Office of Information Services

Office of the Solicitor | Management & Administrative Legal Services
U.S. Department of Labor
200 Constitution Avenue NW, Rm. N2420
Washington, DC 20210
(202) 693-5442 (O) | (202) 693-5389 (F) |<> (E)

From: Davis, Donna M. - WHD

November 2, 2015

Mr. Beryl C.D. Lipton
Department MR 22142
P.O.Box 55819
Boston, Massachusetts 02205-5819

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RE: Freedom of Information Act Acknowledgment Letter
FOIA Tracking Number 790488 - Subject: Corrections Corp Of America @ California A City Correctional Center

Dear Mr. Lipton,

This letter acknowledges our receipt of your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request for information made pursuant to the FOIA, 5 U.S.C. § 552. Your request is being processed in the Wage and Hour Division (WHD). Additionally, your FOIA request has been assigned the FOIA tracking number above. You may use the FOIA tracking number to check the status of your request on the Department of Labor's FOIA Public Portal at Please refer to this number in any future correspondences about your request.

Our goal is to respond to requests as quickly as possible, in the order received and within the statutory time frame. However, due to the volume of requests received by WHD we ask that you allow 30 days before checking the status of your request.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this matter you may contact WHD Western Region as follows:

Telephone: (415) 241-3514
Fax: (415) 625-7690
Mail: U. S. Department of Labor
Wage and Hour Division, Room S3016
Attn: FOIA Coordinator
Ms. Adriana Iglesias
Western Region
George W. Bush Federal Bldg.
90 7th Street, Room 13-100
San Francisco, California 94103-1516

Thank you for your attention to this matter.


Ms. Michelle Moreno
Government Information Specialist
Wage and Hour Division

From: Iglesias, Adriana V - WHD

I am the supervisor for FOIA unit. I have received your request for an update. I will research your request and get back to you on when we can process it. I hope to have an update by tmw. Please call or email me with any further questions.

Adriana V. Iglesias
DOL WHD Western RO
Deputy Director of Enforcement Operations
90 7th Street, Rm. 13-100
San Francisco, CA 94134
(415) 241-3514 direct line/fax

From: Iglesias, Adriana V - WHD

You request will be assigned next week and the specialist will call you regarding status one assigned. If you have questions, please let me know.

Adriana V. Iglesias
Deputy of Enforcement Operations
415 241 3514

From: Beryl Lipton

Hello Ms. Iglesias,

Thank you very much for the update.

Have a lovely week,

From: Morales, Karla - WHD

Good morning,

Attached is our detailed response letter. Following will be two separate emails with the documents you requested under FOIA Tracking Number 790488. This request is now closed. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Karla Morales
Wage and Hour Assistant
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage and Hour Division
90 7th Street, Suite 13-100
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: 415-241-3531

From: Morales, Karla - WHD

Karla Morales
Wage and Hour Assistant
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage and Hour Division
90 7th Street, Suite 13-100
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: 415-241-3531

From: Beryl Lipton

Hello Ms. Morales,

I hope this message finds you very well. I'm reviewing these materials, and it seems as though I missed an email, the second of your three. I'm wondering if you might forward it to me again at this email address. Please let me know if there's anything I can do on my end.

Hope you had a lovely long weekend!

From: Morales, Karla - WHD

Hello Mr. Lipton,

I would be glad to re-send responsive documents. Just to clarify you received Part [2] 1667533 CCA_Redacted but not Part [1] is that correct?

Ms. Karla Morales
Wage and Hour Division – FOIA
90 7th Street, Suite #13-100
San Francisco, CA 94103
Telephone/Fax: 415.241.3531
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