Encryption at FVEY

Patrick Howell O'Neill filed this request with the Department of Justice - FOIA/PA Mail Referral Unit of the United States of America.
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Due Aug. 4, 2017
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From: Patrick Howell O'Neill

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Reports, memos, guidelines, procedures, summaries, and emails from the Department of Justice pertaining to the discussion of encryption technology and the recent 2017 Five Eyes meetings in Ottawa (see: https://www.cyberscoop.com/encryption-debate-is-a-top-focus-at-five-eyes-meeting/) for which Attorney General Jeff Sessions was present. Please include any processing notes made in completing this request.

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.


Patrick Howell O'Neill

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Please see the attached response to your FOIA request. Please note, your request has been assigned tracking number EMRUFOIA070717-2.

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* Tracking Number: DOJ-2017-005341
* Requester Name: Patrick H. O'Neill
* Date Submitted: 07/12/2017
* Request Status: Submitted
* Description: foia request

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