Karl Koecher CIA files

Jacob Silverman filed this request with the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States of America.
Tracking # F-2017-01860
Due March 31, 2017
Est. Completion None
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Awaiting Response

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From: MuckRock

Information and Privacy Coordinator
Central Intelligence Agency
Washington, D.C. 20505

March 3, 2017

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All files pertaining to Karl F. Koecher, a former CIA contract employee who was arrested for espionage in 1984 and later exchanged in a Soviet spy swap. Koecher worked for the CIA from approximately 1973 to 1977 (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jun/30/how-a-czech-super-spy-infiltrated-cia-karel-koecher).

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.

Sincerely,

Jacob Silverman

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From: Jacob Silverman

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All files pertaining to Karl F. Koecher, a former CIA contract employee who was arrested for espionage in 1984 and later exchanged in a Soviet spy swap. Koecher worked for the CIA from approximately 1973 to 1977 (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jun/30/how-a-czech-super-spy-infiltrated-cia-karel-koecher).

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.

Sincerely,

Jacob Silverman

From: Central Intelligence Agency

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

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