Files released for DHS/OS/PRIV 12-0254

Zack Sampson filed this request with the Department of Justice, Office of Information Policy of the United States of America.
Tracking # 2013-HQFO-00964 ; OIP/14-00310 (F) ; OIP/14-00724 (F)
Status
Completed

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From: Zack Sampson

To Whom It May Concern:

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

I am requesting all documents released for the case DHS/OS/PRIV 12-0254.

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 MuckRock.com, 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.

Sincerely,

Zack Sampson

From: Carr, Ayanna

Good afternoon,

Attached is our acknowledgment to your DHS FOIA request. If you need to contact this office again concerning your request, please provide the DHS reference number. This will enable us to quickly retrieve the information you are seeking and reduce our response time. This office can be reached at 866-431-0486.

From: Zack Sampson

Hello,

According to the attached letter, DHS has transferred this request to DOJ OIP. Please confirm receipt.

Thank you.

From: Zack Sampson

Got it. Thank you.

From: Department of Justice, Office of Information Policy

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 11, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #2013-HQFO-00964.

Thank you for your help.

From: Zack Sampson

Hello,

According to the DHS FOIA office, the below request was forwarded to DOJ OIP. Please confirm receipt?

Thank you.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 11, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #2013-HQFO-00964.

Thank you for your help.

From: Office of Information Policy

Dear Mr. Sampson:

Please see the attached response to your request.

Sincerely,
Initial Request Staff
Office of Information Policy
U.S. Department of Justice
202-514-FOIA

From: MuckRock

Hello,

Apologies for the confusion. Per the attached letter, this request was transferred to DOJ OIP, attention of Carmen Mallon. Please confirm whether this is the case.

Thank you.

From: Logan, Stephanie B (OIP)

Dear Mr. Sampson:

Please find the attached response to your Freedom of Information Act request. Thank you.

Stephanie B. Logan
Senior Government Information Specialist
Office of Information Policy
United States Department of Justice

From: MuckRock

Ms. Logan,

This is now the second time that the attached letter has been sent to OIP by email, the previous occasion being on December 3 (see below). As indicated in that email and the attached letter, this request was transferred to DOJ OIP, attention of Carmen Mallon.

Please confirm receipt of this email immediately and continue processing this request.

Thank you.

From: OIP.IR Staff

Mr. Sampson:

Your e-mails mention that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) referred your request to the Office of Information Policy. However, we have not received a request from DHS that matches the case number you have provided. As such, you will need to contact DHS for the status and location of your request. Contact information for DHS is available at www.foia.gov

Sincerely,

Stephanie B. Logan

From: MuckRock

Hello,

Per the email below, DOJ OIP never received the forwarded request as indicated in the attached letter dated 18 Sept 2013. Please advise.

Thank you.

From: Carr, Ayanna

Good Afternoon Mr. Sampson,

We are in the process of contacting Ms. Logan, to see where the disconnect occurred and will follow up with on next week with a status.
Regards,

The Privacy Office

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

245 Murray Lane SW

STOP-0655

Washington, D.C. 20528-0655

Phone: 202-343-1743 or 866-431-0486

Fax: 202-343-4011

E-mail: foia@hq.dhs.gov

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 11, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #OIP/14-00310 (F) ; OIP/14-00724 (F).

Thank you for your help.

From: OIP.IR Staff

Dear Mr. Sampson:

We have received the referral from DHS and processing the request. Thank you.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 11, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #OIP/14-00310 (F) ; OIP/14-00724 (F).

Thank you for your help.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 11, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #OIP/14-00310 (F) ; OIP/14-00724 (F).

Thank you for your help.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 11, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #OIP/14-00310 (F) ; OIP/14-00724 (F).

Thank you for your help.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 11, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #OIP/14-00310 (F) ; OIP/14-00724 (F).

Thank you for your help.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 11, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #OIP/14-00310 (F) ; OIP/14-00724 (F).

Thank you for your help.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 11, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #OIP/14-00310 (F) ; OIP/14-00724 (F).

Thank you for your help.

From: OIP.IR Staff

Dear Mr. Sampson:

Attached please find our final response to the above-referenced Freedom of Information Act request. Thank you.

Initial Request Staff
Office of Information Policy
Department of Justice

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