|Submitted||May 28, 2014|
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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:
Any and all documents mentioning Michael Ruppert, the author, former Los Angeles Police Department officer, and investigative journalist. Ruppert was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound on April 16, 2014, in Calistoga, California, as reported by the Napa Valley Register: http://napavalleyregister.com/news/local/sheriff-author-michael-ruppert-dies-of-self-inflicted-gunshot-wound/article_89508d82-c5ca-11e3-b327-001a4bcf887a.html
Please any and all documents mentioning Ruppert since January 1, 1995 until present.
This request was originally sent to the FBI, who responded with a file number 44-HQ-3244 and told me to contact you.
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.
A no responsive documents response.
To Whom It May Concern:
I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on May 28, 2014. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.
Thank you for your help.
Dear Mr. Jones,
A response to your request was mailed to the address your provided on June
24, 2014. The address provided is:
Attn: Rich Jones
DEPT MR 11879
PO Box 55819
Boston, MA 02205-5819
If this address is not correct or you would like us to mail your response
to a different address, please let us know.
Carrie Tallichet Smith, Archivist
Special Access and FOIA
National Archives and Records Administration