|Submitted||April 18, 2011|
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To Whom It May Concern:
This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:
The copy of the final investigative inquiry by the Department of Defense into remarks made by Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal and his staff to Rolling Stone magazine.
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.
Could you update me on the status of this request?
Please note that I cannot find any record of this office receiving your
request, as described below. You have not made it clear that your
request was in fact sent to this, the OSD/JS FOIA office. There is no
entry in our tracking database, nor can I find that we received any
email from you around the date mentioned in your email (April 18, 2011).
I do note that online sources reference an "inquiry" made by the
Department of Defense Inspector General's (DoDIG) office regarding this
incident. However, as you may or may not know, this office does not
process FOIA requests for the DoDIG.
Again, I cannot find any record of your request being submitted to this
office. Given the fact that the inquiry was conducted by the DoDIG, you
may want to contact their FOIA office regarding your request.
Please feel free to contact me directly regarding this response or our
OSD/JS FOIA Team Chief
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