This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:
A copy of instructions for making submissions to the FISA Court.
These instructions are maintained by Christine Gunning, United States Dept of Justice Litigation Security Group, 2 Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE, Suite 2W-115, Washington, DC 20530, telephone 202-514-9016.
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.
Michael Morisy MuckRock News DEPT MR 6027 P.O. Box 55819 Boston, MA 02205-5819 Re: FOIA/PA # 13-208
Dear Mr. Morisy:
This is in response to your email dated June 19, 2013 to the FOIA/PA Mail Referral Unit requesting " A copy of instructions for making submissions to the FISA Court." Your Freedom of Information Act request was received by this office on June 25, 2013.
In response to your request, this office conducted a search of the National Security Division for information relating to your request. We located 1 document responsive to your request. The attached document can also be found at www.uscourts.gov.
If you are not satisfied with this response, you may administratively appeal by writing to the Director, Office of Information Policy, United States Department of Justice, 1425 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 11050, Washington, D.C. 20530-0001 or you may submit an appeal through this office's eFOIA portal at http://www.justice.gov/oip/efoia-portal.html. Your appeal must be received within sixty days of the date of this letter. Both the letter and envelope should be clearly marked "Freedom of Information Act Appeal".