|Submitted||Aug. 14, 2014|
To Whom It May Concern:
This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:
I request any and all reports produced by the US embassy in Mexico and the Department of State concerning the number of people murdered in Mexico due to drug related violence during FY 2007-2009. Please include any documents related to this phenomena, particularly those related to the number of people that were murdered.
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.
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.
An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.
A copy of documents responsive to the request.
A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.