Leak referrals and consultations (Securities and Exchange Commission)

Emma Best filed this request with the Securities and Exchange Commission of the United States of America.
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Multi Request Leak referrals and consultations


From: Emma Best

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Copies of documents, including but not limited to emails, memos, letters, reports, briefs and call logs, referring to, discussing or generated as a result of referrals to and consultations with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and other components of the Department of Justice (Criminal Division, Civil Division, National Security Division, the Attorney General's office, etc.), regarding instances of unauthorized disclosures of information (AKA leaks) for investigation and/or prosecution between January 20, 1981 (or the date of creation of this agency, whichever came first) and the present.

I request "news media" status and a fee waiver, see attached.

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.


Emma Best

From: Securities and Exchange Commission

From: Securities and Exchange Commission

Good afternoon Ms. West.  Please see the attached decision letter addressing the June 4, 2019 fee waiver request submitted with Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request No. 19-02286-FOIA.

From: Securities and Exchange Commission

Please find the attached letter and list of exemptions.

From: Securities and Exchange Commission

EOUSA-2020-000139 has been processed with the following final disposition: Full Denial Based on Exemptions.