Martin Peck filed this request with the Department of Justice, Justice Management Division of the United States of America.
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From: Martin Peck

To Whom It May Concern:

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

List of "FOIA Reading Rooms" operated or used by the agency, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552(a)(2)(A). FOIA Reading Rooms which have been operated in the past, yet are now defunct or re-purposed, are also in scope of this request. Locations for any FOIA Reading Room operated or used by the agency since November 1, 1996 requested, if available.

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, DVD-R, or BD-R 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.


Martin Peck

From: MRUFOIA Requests

Mr. Peck,

Please see the attached response to your FOIA request. Please note, your request has been assigned tracking number EMRUFOIA101915-6.

Thank you,


From: MRUFOIA Requests

Per our initial response to your FOIA request on October 19, 2015, we referred your request to the DOJ component(s) below: you have designated or, based on descriptive information you have provided, to the component(s) most likely to have the records. All future inquiries concerning the status of your request should be addressed to the office(s) listed below:

Justice Management Division
Department of Justice
Room 8E.104
145 N. Street, NE
Washington, DC 20530-0001
(202) 514-3101

Please address any inquiries directly to the office(s) above.

Thank you,


From: MuckRock

To Whom It May Concern:

The FOIA request copied below has been forwarded to your office for processing. Confirmation of receipt and an estimated date of receipt would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you.

From: JMDFoia (JMD)

Mr. Peck:

Your request regarding “FOIA Reading Rooms” was referred to the Office of Information Policy (OIP) on November 20, 2015. That office will respond to your request. JMD FOIA did not enter your request into our tracking system since it was determined that OIP was the appropriate responding office. Please contact OIP for future updates regarding this request. Their address appears below:

Office of Information Policy (OIP)
U.S. Department of Justice
Suite 11050
1425 New York Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20530
Fax: (202) 514-1009

Karen McFadden
FOIA Contact
Justice Management Division

From: Davis, James K. (OIP)

Dear Mr. Peck:

It appears that you use a different email and mailing address every time you submit a request. When we entered your request of 10/19/2015 into our system, we entered your name and failed to correct your email and mailing address (which is automatically loaded in the address fields from our prior addresses for you) to show the correct address for the 10/19/2015 request. Please accept my apology for the delay in getting our response to the correct email address.

A copy of our response to your FOIA request dated 10/19/2015 is attached.

James K. Davis
Office of Information Policy
Department of Justice

From: Martin Peck

Hello James,

Thank you for following up to correct this miscommunication, and also for sending the requested information. I appreciate it!

Martin Peck