Emails between reporters and CIA press office

J.K. Trotter filed this request with the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States of America.
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From: Joseph Trotter

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Any and all electronic correspondence between July 31, 2012, and July 31, 2013, between the Office of Public Affairs of the Central Intelligence Agency and all staff members, journalists, reporters, and/or other individuals employed by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and the Los Angeles Times, including all correspondence between the Office of Public Affairs of the Central Intelligence Agency and individuals corresponding from email addresses at the following domains:,,,,,,, and

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not 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.


Joseph Trotter

From: Central Intelligence Agency

The request has been rejected as being too vague, burdensome or otherwise unprocessable.